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Where to Find a Cooling Center

Where to Find a Cooling Center

Jul 30, 2021

Need a Ride to a Cooling Center?

Avista and Spokane Transit Authority are partnering to offer free rides to cooling centers.

Those needing the free service can call 509.328.1552 with at least two hours of advance notice to schedule trips to and from a cooling center. Per the federal mandate enforced by the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), face masks are still required on all transit vehicles.

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Spokane

The City of Spokane has opened temporary cooling centers throughout Spokane.


LocationDays and Times
Multipurpose rooms at the Looff Carrousel in Riverfront Park
11 a.m. - 8 p.m. until forecasted high is below 95 degrees
Locations at Spokane Public Libraries
East Side, 524 S. Stone St.Tues. 12 - 8 p.m., Wed. - Sat., 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Hillyard, 4005 N. Cook St.Tues. 12 - 8 p.m., Wed. - Sat., 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Indian Trail, 4909 W. Barnes Rd.
Tues. 12 - 8 p.m., Wed. - Sat., 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
South Hill, 3324 S. Perry St.
Mon. - Tues., 10 a.m. - 8 p.m., Wed. - Sat. 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
STA Plaza-Located Library, 701 W. Riverside Ave.
Tues. - Sat. 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Northtown Mall-Located Library
Tues. - Sat. 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.



Spokane Valley

The City of Spokane Valley also has cooling centers available.

LocationDays and Times
Spokane Valley Library, 12004 E. Main Ave.
Mon. - Sat. 12 - 6 p.m., Closed Sundays
Argonne Library, 4322 N. Argonne Rd.
Mon. - Sat. 2 - 6 p.m., Closed Sundays
For more information or assistance with finding cooling centers in Spokane Valley, contact Spokane Valley's Housing & Homeless Coordinator, Arielle Anderson at 509.703.0925.

Medical Lake

Cooling centers are also available in the City of Medical Lake.

LocationDays and Times
Medical Lake City Hall, 124 S. Lefevre St.
Thurs. - Fri. 12 - 6 p.m.

We are continuing to update this page as new cooling center location information becomes available. We will update as new information is received.