Cooling Centre Locations within the SLRD

Jul 27, 2022
Affected Communities: 
All Areas

As temperatures continue to rise this week - local governments and First Nations groups are working to ensure residents have a place to cool off. Cooling centres will now be offered in the following locations.

District of Squamish

Brennan Park

  • Monday, July 25 through Friday, July 29:  8 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • 1009 Centennial Way, Squamish, B.C.

Squamish Public Library

  • Monday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.,
  • Tuesday though Thursday from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • 37907 2nd Avenue, Squamish, B.C.

55 Activity Centre

  • Monday, July 25 through Friday, July 29: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • 1201 Village Green Way, Squamish, B.C.


Squamish Nation

Totem Hall

  • Monday to Thursday: 8am-9pm
  • 1380 Stawamus Road, Squamish, B.C.


Resort Municipality of Whistler 

Whistler Public Library - 4329 Main Street, Whistler, B.C.

Meadow Park Sports Centre - 8625 BC-99, Whistler, BC V8E 1K1

*At the moment, these locations are open during the posted hours only. If we have a heat emergency they may be extended. There will be no overnight facility at this time.

Whistler Community Services Society

  • Whistler Community Services Society Board Room - 8000 Nesters Road, Whistler, B.C.
  • July 26 – 9am-12pm
  • July 27-29 – 12pm-5pm

More details about services that will be available


Village of Pemberton

The following are not official cooling centres, but the Village of Pemberton is encouraging residents to take advantage of the following spaces to cool off:

The Pemberton and District Public Library

  • 7390A Cottonwood Street, Pemberton, BC
  • Monday – Friday from 10am until 6pm
  • Saturday from 10am until 4pm.

The Pemberton and District Community Centre

  • 7390 Cottonwood Street, Pemberton, BC
  • Monday 8am until 8pm.
  • Tuesday through Friday 6am until 8pm.
  • Saturday 8am until 5pm and closed Sunday.

The Pemberton and District Community Centre Spray Park

  • Open daily from 10am to 8pm.


District of Lillooet

  • Lillooet Cooling Centre - 737 Main Street, Lillooet, B.C.
  • 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. daily


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