Cooling Stations

COOLING STATIONS HEADER

CURRENT COOLING STATIONS

NAMPA PUBLIC LIBRARY MULTI-PURPOSE ROOM (located off the lobby)
 
215 12th Ave S
Monday-Thursday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
 (closed July 5 in observance of Independence Day) 

 HUGH NICHOLS PUBLIC SAFETY BUILDING IN BAKER ROOM (located off the lobby)
 
820 2nd Street S
DAILY 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. (until further notice)

NAMPA CITY HALL
411 3rd Street South
Monday – Friday, 8am-5pm (closed July 5 in observance of Independence Day)

NAMPA RECREATION CENTER | 131 Constitution Way
The snack area located off the main lobby has been made available for families only. Please note this location does not include access to the pool or workout areas.
Monday – Friday, 5 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Saturday, 8 a.m. -7 p.m.
HOLIDAY HOURS: July 4 from 11 a.m.- 4 p.m. and open regular hours on July 5. 

These locations have water stations and bathrooms available for public use and will be available until further notice. A special thank you to Northwest Nazarene University and the College of Western Idaho for donating a select number of reusable water bottles which will be available at the locations listed above while supplies last.  


MORE RESOURCES FROM THE IDAHO PRESS

Here’s a list of local cooling centers:

BOISE

Corpus Christi House

525 S. Americana Boulevard, Boise

Monday-Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Cathedral of the Rockies

717 N. 11th St., Boise

Daily from noon to 7 p.m. (enter through Franklin Street door)

Boise Public Library (downtown)

715 S. Capitol Boulevard, Boise

June 28-July 2 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. (Hayes Auditorium on back side of library off Eighth Street)

Interfaith Sanctuary

1620 W. River St., Boise

Monday-Sunday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (back side)

MERIDIAN

Cherry Lane library

1326 W. Cherry Ln., Meridian

Monday-Thursday 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., Friday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sunday 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. (Closed for July 4)

Silverstone library

3531 E. Overland Rd., Meridian

Monday-Thursday 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., Friday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sunday 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. (Closed for July 4)

unBound business and tech library

722 E. 2nd St., Meridian

Monday-Thursday 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., Friday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

NAMPA

The Salvation Army Community Family Shelter

1412 4th St. S, Nampa

Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Big Box Outlet Store

352 Caldwell Boulevard, Nampa

Daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

CALDWELL

Caldwell Veteran’s Memorial Hall

1101 Cleveland Boulevard, Caldwell

Monday-Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Caldwell Public Library

1010 Dearborn St., Caldwell

Monday-Thursday 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., Friday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Caldwell Senior Center

1009 Everett St, Caldwell

Monday-Friday 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Tips to stay cool from the Idaho Press

Here are heat-related precautions that the National Weather Service recommends:

— Drink plenty of fluids

— Stay in air conditioned rooms

— Stay out of the sun

— Don’t leave children and pets unattended in vehicles

— Reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or evening

— Wear lightweight and loose-fitting clothing

— Take frequent breaks in shade or air conditioned environments when working outside