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Cooling Center

The City’s cooling center is activated on high heat days when forecasted temperatures reach or exceed 95 degrees Fahrenheit. The H. Louis Lake Senior Center will open as a public cooling center, located at 11300 Stanford Avenue, 92840. Cooling center hours are from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

All ages are welcome to enjoy the center’s air-conditioned accommodations. Food will not be available, but visitors are welcome to bring their own meals and dine inside the center.

For more information, please call the H. Louis Lake Senior Center at (714) 741-5253 during normal business hours, Monday through Friday, from 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Frequently Asked Questions

When will the cooling center be activated?

The cooling center will be activated when the temperature hits 95 degrees. Residents will be notified as early as 24 hours prior or right before it opens, depending on the weather.

Are dogs allowed in the cooling center?

No dogs aren't allowed; however, service dogs are allowed.

Will food be available for purchase at the cooling center?

Food will not be available, but visitors are welcome to bring their own meals and dine inside the center.

Is the cooling center only for Garden Grove residents?

No, the cooling center is open to the public.