The City of Courtenay is offering a place to cool down for the homeless and the inadequately sheltered.

In partnership with the CV Transition Society, it has set up a cooling centre at the Florence Filberg Centre (upstairs Conference Hall).  

It’s open Saturday to Tuesday from 10:00am to 6:00pm.

COVID Safety requirements in place including masks & physical distancing.

Other options for those looking to beat the heat include:

  • Water Park: During the heat wave, the Water Park in Lewis Park will have extended hours and be open from 9:00am until 8:00pm., 
  • Wading Pool: The wading pool at Lewis Park is available to be pre-reserved for one hour time slots by family (maximum eight family members), for $5/family, and the
  • Lewis Park Outdoor Pool: All activities at the pool need to be reserved in advance. For pool schedules visit

To reserve the wading pool or a swim at the outdoor pool visit or call our friendly staff at 250-338-5371 or 250-338-1000.