The Crofton Community Centre has been opened as a cooling centre. (File photo by Don Bodger

The Crofton Community Centre has been opened as a cooling centre. (File photo by Don Bodger

North Cowichan opens cooling centres in Chemainus, Crofton

A place to beat the heat for those who need it

North Cowichan has announced there are cooling centres open today (Monday, June 28) from noon to 6 p.m. for those who don’t have a place to beat the heat.

You can go to Fuller Lake Arena, the Crofton Community Centre or the Chemainus 55+ Activity Centre. The family can come in for a cold drink of water and dogs are welcome for a cool-down.

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The Chemainus 55+ Activity Centre is being opened as a cooling centre. (File photo by Don Bodger)

The Chemainus 55+ Activity Centre is being opened as a cooling centre. (File photo by Don Bodger)