Area communities set up cooling centers to help you beat the heat

TOLEDO, Ohio (WTVG) - Note: We're in the process of compiling a list of locations that will allow the public to stop in and cool off during the hottest times of the day. At this time, that list is not complete. Check back later as we update this webpage with that information.

Source: MGN


There are dozens of cooling stations set up throughout Toledo. CLICK to see a map so you can find the closest one near you.

Lucas County

J. Frank Troy Senior Center, 419-255-6206
545 Indiana, Suite A, Toledo, OH
Open Thursday: 8:00 am - 7:00 pm

Sylvania Senior Center, 419-885-3913
7140 Sylvania Ave, Sylvania, OH
Open Friday: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Mayores Senior Center, 419-242-1144
2 Aurora Gonzales Dr., Toledo, OH
Open Saturday: 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

First Unitarian Church
3205 Glendale Ave, Toledo, OH
Thursday-Sunday: 10:00AM-8:00PM

Reynolds School Library
5000 Norwich Rd, Toledo, OH
Thursday-Saturday: 1:00PM-6:00PM

Garfield School Cafeteria
1103 N Ravine Pkwy, Toledo, OH
Thursday-Saturday: 1:00PM-6:00PM

Wilson Park Shelter House
Otto Street, Toledo, OH
Sunday: 12:00-5:00PM

Friendship Park Shelter House
2930 131st St, Toledo, OH
Thursday & Friday: 9:00AM-4:00PM

Gesu Catholic Church
2049 Parkside Blvd, Toledo, OH
Thursday and Friday: 11:00AM-7:00PM

Glenwood Lutheran Church
2545 Monroe St, Toledo, OH
Thursday and Friday: 12:00-6:00PM.

ALL Toledo Lucas County Public Libraries will be open and cool during regular hours.

The city of Toledo is also extending pool hours at the Roosevelt, Pickford, Willys and Navarre Pools from 11 a.m. - 8 p.m. - Thursday through Sunday.

Jamie Farr and Wilson pools and the Savage Splash pad will be open from 12 p.m. - 6 p.m. Thursday through Saturday.

Defiance County

Defiance Area YMCA
1599 Palmer Dr., Defiance
Thursday, Friday & Saturday 11am – 8:00 p.m.

Northtowne Mall
1500 N Clinton St., Defiance
Thursday: Friday & Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Defiance County Senior Center
140 Broadway Defiance
Thursday & Friday only: 8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
(Seniors only. Transportation available for anyone over 60 years of age.)

201 N Clinton Street, Defiance
Thursday, Friday & Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Hicksville Community Memorial Hospital
208 N Clinton St., Hicksville
Thursday, Friday & Saturday

Defiance Public Library
320 Fort St. - Defiance:
Thursday 9am – 8pm, Friday 9am – 6pm, Saturday 10-2pm

Johnson Memorial Library
116 W High, Hicksville:
Thursday – Closed, Friday 10am – 6pm, Saturday 10-1pm

Sherwood Branch Library
117 N Harrison St., Sherwood
Thursday 10am – 5:30 p.m., Friday Closed, Saturday 10am – 1pm

Fulton County

Fulton County Senior Center
240 Clinton St., Wauseon, Ohio
Mon.- Fri. 8:00 am to 4:00 pm

Crossroads Evangelical Church
845 E. Leggett Street, Wauseon, Ohio
Mon-Thu 8:30 am to 5:00 pm and Friday 8:30 am to 3:00 pm

North Clinton Church
831 W. Linfoot Street, Wauseon, Ohio
Mon-Fri 8:00 am to 4:00 pm

St. John's Christian Church
700 S. Defiance Street, Archbold, Ohio
Mon-Fri 8:00 am-9:00 pm

Wauseon Public Library
117 E. Elm Street, Wauseon, Ohio
Mon, Tues, & Thur. 10:00 am to 8:00 pm,
Wed. and Fri. 10:00 am to 5:00 pm, and Sat. 10:00 am to 2:00 pm

Trinity Lutheran Church
410 Taylor St. Delta, Ohio
Mon-Fri 9:00 am to 5:00 pm with the doors unlocked from 9 to noon;
call first, (419) 822-4579

Normal Memorial Library
301 N. Eagle St.
Mon & Wed 10am-8pm, Tues 10am-5:00 pm, Th & F 1pm-5pm Sat 10am-1pm

Hancock County

50 North (formerly The Senior Center)
Corner of Melrose Ave and Blanchard Ave.
Wed 8:00am – 8:00pm
Thur 8:00am – 9:00pm
Fri 8:00am – 8:00pm
Sat 8:00am – 8:00pm

Ottawa County

Genoa Senior Center
12 pm - 4 pm - Friday and Saturday

Riverview Healthcare Campus
Multipurpose Room
8 a.m. - 8 p.m. - Friday
Report to front desk on Saturday

Danbury Senior Center
12 p.m. - 4 p.m. - Friday and Saturday

Sandusky County

Sandusky County Senior Center
1101 Castalia Street, Fremont
Friday until 8 PM
Sat-Sun - 10 AM to 8 PM with meals provided for a donation at Noon and 5:30 PM

Williams County

Bryan Senior Center
Open til 6 PM Thursday and Friday

Montpelier Senior Center
Open til 6 PM Thursday and Friday

Wood County

Wood County Senior Center
Friday, July 19 - Hours extended to 8 PM
Sat-Sun - Open from 10 AM - 8 PM with meals provided (for donation) at Noon and 5:30 PM.
Suggested donation for lunch for those 60+ is $2.00 and dinner $4.00. Cost for those under age 60 is $5.00 for lunch and $7.00 for dinner.