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*Due to the current County of Santa Clara Shelter-in-Place order, the City's cooling centers remain closed until further notice.  

During hot weather, specific facilities in the City of Santa Clara are designated as cooling centers, locations where the public may come to get out of the heat during normal business hours. If chairs are set up for the public to sit down, their location should not impede building egress, such as near entrances or in hallways.

Following is a list of cooling centers and their hours of operation in the City of Santa Clara. Please call in advance to confirm current facility hours.

The County of Santa Clara provides additional information on the County website for cooling centers and services during hot weather.

 Cooling Centers Contact Number  Hours of Operation 
Central Park Library
2635 Homestead Rd

Mon-Thu:10 a.m. -9 p.m. 

Fri-Sat: 10 a.m.- 6 p.m.

Sun: 1 p.m.-5 p.m.

City Hall Cafeteria
1500 Warburton Ave.
 408 -615-2220 Mon-Fri,:8 a.m.-5 p.m. 
Sat: Closed
Sun: Closed
Community Recreation Center
969 Kiely Blvd.
 408 -615-3140 Mon-Thu: 8 a.m.-8 p.m. 
Fri: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. 
Sat: 9 a.m.-12 p.m. 
Sun: Closed
Senior Center
1303 Fremont St.
 408-615-3170 Mon-Thu: 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Fri: 7 a.m.- 5 p.m. 
Sat: 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Sun: Closed

Northside Branch Library

695 Moreland Way


Mon-Tues: 11 a.m - 8 p.m.

Wed-Sat: 10 a.m. -6 p.m.

Sun: Closed

Mission Branch Library
1090 Lexington St.

Mon-Tues: 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Wed.-Thurs.: 11 a.m.-8 p.m.
Friday- Sat.: 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

Sun: Closed

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