Rest Stations for Extreme Weather Relief, Bruce County

Description
Description (Service) COVID-19 Response Due to concern regarding COVID-19, the facilities listed below may not be open. Contact individual facilities directly to see if they are open to the public 
 
When Environment Canada issues an extreme heat or cold alert, rest areas are available to residents for relief from extreme weather conditions * These can include public buildings such as libraries or community centres during regular business hours * Other buildings such as malls or cinemas that have air conditioning/heating could also be used  
 
Contact your local municipality before visiting as locations and hours may be extended or limited depending on season and conditions * Hours subject to change without notice and locations may be closed on holidays 
 
The following are suggested locations open during normal operating hours:
 
 
Brockton (Brant * Cargill * Chepstow * Dunkeld * Eden Grove * Ellengowan * Elmwood * Glamis * Greenock * Malcolm * Maple Hill * Pearl Lake * Pinkerton * Riversdale * Solway * Walkerton) 
* Walkerton Community Centre - 290 Durham St, Walkerton - 519-881-0625 - Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm - may be open later hours during winter 
* Walkerton Public Library - 253 Durham St E, Walkerton - Mon, Wed, Fri, Sat 10 am-5 pm, Tue, Thu 12 noon-8 pm  
* Cargill Public Library - 1012 Greenock Brant, Cargill - Tue 3 pm-7 pm, Thu, Fri, 10 am-2 pm, Sat 10 am-1 pm 
 
Huron-Kinloss, Township of (Amberley * Clark's Church * Clover Valley * Holyrood * Kinloss * Kinlough * Langside * Lower Langside * Lucknow * Pine River * Point Clark * Purple Grove * Reid's Corners * Ripley * Verdun * Whitechurch) 
COVID-19 Response During the pandemic, and in the case of extreme heat alerts, the Township of Huron-Kinloss MAY be able to open a Cooling Centre. Check with the Township to confirm that a facility is open. Call 519-395-3735.  
* Lucknow & District Sports Complex - 662 Campbell St, Lucknow - Arena: Summer Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-5 pm * Winter Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-11 pm, Sat 7:30 am-10 pm, Sun 9 am-7 pm 
* Lucknow Public Library - 526 Campbell St, Lucknow -Tue 3 pm-8 pm, Wed, Thu, Fri 10 am-5 pm, Sat 10 am-1 pm 
* Ripley-Huron Community Centre - 17 Queen St, Ripley - Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Winter Hours Mon-Sun 8 am-10 pm 
 
Kincardine (Kincardine * Tiverton * Underwood) Due to concerns regarding COVID-19, the designated cooling stations will not be available until further notice. Check with the municipality to confirm if a Cooling Centre will be available. Call 519-396-3468.  
* Davidson Centre - 601 Durham St, Kincardine - 519-396-3491 - Mon-Sun 6 am-11 pm  
* Kincardine Library - 727 Queen St, Kincardine - Mon 10 am-4 pm, Tue, Wed 10 am-8 pm, Thu, Fri 10 am-5 pm, Sat 10 am-3 pm, Sun 1 pm-4 pm 
* Tiverton Library - 56 King St, Tiverton - Mon, Tue, Thu 2 pm-7 pm * Fri, Sat 10 am-3 pm 
 
Saugeen Shores (Burgoyne * Port Elgin * Southampton) 
COVID-19 Response During the pandemic, updates on cooling centres will be available on the town's website * Unless noted, the facilities below remain closed to the public 
* Port Elgin Library - 708 Goderich St, Port Elgin - Mon, Tue, Fri, Sat 10 am-5 pm, Wed, Thu 10 am-7 pm, Sun 1 pm-4 pm 
* Saugeen Shores Municipal Office - 600 Tomlinson Dr, Port Elgin - Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
* Southampton Library - 215 High St, Southampton - Tue, Thu, Fri 10 am-5 pm, Wed 10 am-7:30 pm, Sat 10 am-4 pm 
 
South Bruce Peninsula (Allenford * Colpoyos Bay * Hepworth * Sauble Beach * Wiarton) 
* Sauble Beach Library - 27 Community Centre Dr, Sauble Beach - Mon 10 am-1 pm & 1:30 pm-6 pm, Tue, Wed 10 am-6 pm, Fri 10 am-3 pm, Sat 12 noon-4 pm 
* Sauble Beach Community Centre - 30 Community Centre Dr, Sauble Beach - 519-534-1400 ext 2,2 - Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm, may be open on the weekend, call before attending 
* Salvation Army - 567 Edward St, Wiarton - Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm 
* Wiarton & District Community Centre and Arena - 526 Taylor St, Wiarton, Ontario - 519-534-1400 ext 2,2 - Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm, may be open on the weekend, call before attending
Service Details
Areas Served Bruce County
Application Walk-in
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Bruce County
Address & Map
Walkerton, ON

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