Cooling Centers

We’ve identified multiple cooling centers throughout the county for members to visit when temperatures are dangerously warm. Residents who do not have access to cool places are encouraged to visit a center to avoid the heat and relax.

  • For a central number to get information about shelters, transportation or other resources, call 211.  
  • To sign up for text alerts for critical, emergency announcements from the county, opt-in to Public Alerts.
  • See tips on how to keep yourself, family, neighbors and pets safe during summertime weather.

Open Overnight Shelters

Daytime Centers

Call 2-1-1 or visit 211info to confirm openings and for additional shelter information

Unless otherwise noted, all sites are ADA accessible, allow service animals only, and are open to the general public. 

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  • Canby Denny's Restaurant
    503-263-3182
    1369 SE 1st Ave., Canby map 
    Open 24/7
    Available for those needing to cool off for an hour. No obligation to buy.
  • Canby Public Library (check for updates)
    503-266-3394
    220 NE 2nd Ave, Canby map
    Serviceable by CAT
    Monday–Thursday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    Friday–Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    Monday–Friday, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    Free Wi-Fi, computers, restrooms, water fountain.
  • Estacada AntFarm Office
    350 SW Zobrist St, Estacada OR 97023 map
    8 a.m. to 5 p.m. open Wednesday and Thursday this week
  • Estacada Public Library (check for updates)
    503-630-8273
    825 NW Wade Street, Estacada map
    TriMet bus 30
    Monday and Tuesday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    Wednesday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
    Thursday and Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    Saturday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    Free Wi-Fi, computers, restrooms, water fountain.
  • Father's Heart Street Ministry
    503-722-9780
    603 12th St., Oregon City map
  • Gladstone Public Library (check for updates)
    503-656-2411
    135 E Dartmouth St., Gladstone map
    TriMet 31 and 34 stop right at the library; 32 and 33 are a short walk away
    Friday–Monday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    Tuesday and Thursday, noon to 6 p.m.
    Wednesday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
    Building is not ADA accessible.
    We offer free Wi-fi, restrooms, water fountains, access to internet computers with a library card.
  • Gladstone Senior Center 
    503-655-7701
    1050 Portland Ave., Gladstone map
    TriMet lines 31, 32, 34
    Monday–Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Check City of Gladstone website to see if building is open to the public due to high temps.
    We offer free Wi-Fi, coffee, tea, small snacks, and access to charge electronic devices. Lunch is served Tuesday-Wednesday and Thursday. Suggested donation of $4 for 60 and older, and $5 for everyone else. Water fountain and restrooms available.
  • Happy Valley Public Library (check for updates)
    503-783-3456
    13793 SE Sieben Park Way, Happy Valley map
    TriMet Line 155 and 156
    Sunday, Monday, Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
    Free Wi-Fi, computers, restrooms, water fountain.
  • Hoodland Public Library (check for updates)
    503-622-3460
    24525 E Welches Rd, Welches map 
    Serviceable via Mt Hood Express
    Sunday, closed 
    Monday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Tuesday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    Wednesday, noon to 7 p.m.
    Thursday, noon to 6 p.m.
    Friday, noon to 6 p.m.
    Saturday, noon to 5 p.m.
    Free Wi-Fi, water fountain, and restrooms.
  • Lake Oswego Adult Community Center (check for updates)
    503-635-3758
    505 G Ave., Lake Oswego map 
    4 blocks away from the LO transit station at Safeway
    Monday–Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    We offer free Wi-Fi, coffee, tea, and access to computers. Lunch is served Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Suggested donation of $4 for 60 and older, and $5 for everyone else. Water fountain and restrooms available.
  • Lake Oswego Public Library (check for updates)
    503-636-7628
    706 4th St., Lake Oswego map 
    TriMet lines 35 and 36
    Monday –Thursday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
    Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    Sunday, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
    Library services, including free wifi and computer access. Water fountain and restrooms available.
  • Ledding Public Library (check for updates)
    503-786-7580
    10660 SE 21st Avenue, Milwaukie map 
    Short walking distance from Milwaukie Transit Center.
    Monday–Thursday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
    Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    Sunday, noon to 6 p.m.
    Free Wi-Fi, computers, restrooms, water fountain.
  • Molalla AntFarm Office
    213 N Molalla Ave, Molalla OR 97038 map
    8 a.m. to 5 p.m. open Wednesday and Thursday this week
  • Molalla Public Library (check for updates)
    503-829-2593
    201 E 5th St., Molalla map 
    M–W, 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.
    Th and F, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
    Sa and Sun, noon – 5 p.m.
    We offer free Wi-Fi, restrooms, water fountains, access to internet computers with a library card.
  • Oak Lodge Public Library (check for updates)
    503-655-8543
    16201 SE McLoughlin Blvd, Oak Grove map 
    TriMet 33 stops right in front; 99 is a short walk away.
    Friday–Monday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    Tuesday and Thursday, noon to 8 p.m.
    Wednesday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
    We offer free Wi-fi, restrooms, water fountains, access to internet computers with a library card.
  • Oregon City Public Library (check for updates)
    503-657-8269
    606 John Adams St., Oregon City map 
    TriMet Line 33 and 32
    Monday–Friday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
    Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    Sunday, noon to 5 p.m.
    Free Wi-Fi, computers, restrooms, water fountain.
  • Sandy AntFarm Cafe and Bakery
    Axis Learning Center (backroom)
    39140 Proctor Blvd, Sandy OR 97055 map
    8 a.m. to 5 p.m. open Wednesday and Thursday this week
  • Sandy Public Library (check for updates)
    503-668-5537
    38980 Proctor Blvd, Sandy map 
    Serviceable by SAM
    Monday and Tuesday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
    Wednesday–Friday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    Saturday and Sunday, noon to 5 p.m.
    Free Wi-Fi, water fountain, and restrooms.
  • West Linn Public Library (check for updates)
    503-682-2744
    1595 Burns St., West Linn map 
    TriMet Line 35
    Monday, Thursday and Friday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    Tuesday and Wednesday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
    Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Free Wi-Fi, computers, restrooms, water fountain.
  • Wilsonville Community Center (check for updates)
    503-682-3727
    7965 SW Wilsonville Rd, Wilsonville map 
    On SMART routes 2X and 4.
    Free Wi-Fi, coffee, tea, access to computers. Lunch is served Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday. Suggested donation of $3.50 for 60 and older, and $4.25 for those under 60. Water fountain and restrooms available.
  • Wilsonville Public Library (check for updates)
    503-682-2744
    8200 SW Wilsonville Road, Wilsonville map
    Accessible via SMART.
    Monday–Thursday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
    Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    Sunday, 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.
    Free Wi-Fi, water fountain, and restrooms.

Other Options

Phone:503-655-8640
Fax:503-650-5722

2051 Kaen Road #135 Oregon City, OR 97045

Office Hours:

Monday to Thursday
7 a.m. to 6 p.m.
(Closed from noon to 1 p.m.)

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