The following locations in Butte and Glenn counties offer public space to come in and get cool during the heatwave (updated 6-17-19):

BUTTE COUNTY 

PARADISE

Paradise Alliance Church - Open for Summer Season

6491 Clark Road, Paradise

Phone: (530) 877-7069

Hours: Monday-Thursday from 7:30am-10:30am

Gym is open to the public to utilize cool indoor seating. The Courtyard is now serving free refreshments including freshly brewed iced tea, coffee, and pastries.

CHICO

The Jesus Center

1297 Park Avenue, Chico

Hours: Monday (6/17) and Tuesday (6/18) from 10am-9pm*Specified dates only*

Open to the public, pets are allowed in the cooling space, and water will be provided.

Chico Branch Library- Open for Summer Season

1108 Sherman Avenue, Chico

Phone: (530) 891-2762

Hours: Tuesday-Thursday from 10am-6pm, Friday-Saturday from 10am-5pm, Sunday from 1pm-5pm

Only offering air conditioned facilities, no snacks or water provided. Animals not permitted.

The Chico Mall - Open for Summer Season

1950 East 20th Street, Chico

Hours: Monday-Saturday from 10 am to 9pm, Sunday from 11am- 6pm

Only offering air conditioned facilities, no snacks or water provided. Animals not permitted.

OROVILLE

African American Family & Cultural Center in Oroville - Open for Summer Season

3300 Spencer Ave, Oroville

Phone: (530) 532-1205

Hours: Monday-Friday from 9am-6pm

Open to the public; no pets, only verified service animals allowed. Water available.

Feather River Senior Citizens Associations Center- Open for Summer Season

1335 Myers St, Oroville

Phone: (530) 533-8370

Hours: Monday-Saturday from 10am-2pm

Animals not permitted, only service animals allowed.

Oroville Branch Library- Open for Summer Season

1820 Mitchell Avenue, Oroville

Phone: (530) 538-7641

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday from 10am-5pm, Sunday from 1pm-5pm

Only offering air conditioned facilities, no snacks or water provided. Animals not permitted.

BIGGS

Biggs Branch Library- Open for Summer Season

464A B Street, Biggs

Phone: (530) 868-5724

Hours: Tuesday from 12pm-6pm and Saturday from 10am-4pm

Only offering air conditioned facilities, no snacks or water provided. Animals not permitted.

DURHAM

Durham Branch Library- Open for Summer Season

2545 Durham-Dayton Hwy, Durham

Phone: (530) 879-3835

Hours: Tuesday - Wednesday from 12pm(noon)-6pm, Thursday-Friday from 10am-5pm

Only offering air conditioned facilities, no snacks or water provided. Animals not permitted. 

GRIDLEY

Gridley Branch Library- Open for Summer Season

299 Spruce Street, Gridley

Phone: (530) 846-3323

Hours: Tuesday-Wednesday from 12pm(noon)-6pm, Thursday-Saturday from 10am-4pm

Only offering air conditioned facilities, no snacks or water provided. Animals not permitted.

GLENN COUNTY

***A Cool Zone is a location to get out of the heat for a period of time to let your body cool down. Cool Zone facilities include libraries, community centers, malls, and senior centers. Cool Zones do not offer snacks or water, only air conditioned facilities. Animals are not permitted***

BAYLISS

Bayliss Library- Open for Summer Season

7830 Road 39, Glenn

Phone: (530) 934-2287

Hours:Tuesday from 10am-6pm

Only offering air conditioned facilities, no snacks or water provided. Animals not permitted.

ELK CREEK

Elk Creek Library- Open for Summer Season

3432 County Road 309

Hours: Tuesday and Thursday from 1pm-5pm

Only offering air conditioned facilities, no snacks or water provided. Animals not permitted.

HAMILTON CITY

Hamilton City Library- Open for Summer Season

330 Broadway, Hamilton City

Phone: (530) 826-3466

Hours: Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 1pm-5pm

Only offering air conditioned facilities, no snacks or water provided. Animals not permitted.

ORLAND

Community Recovery and Wellness Center- Open for Summer Season

1187 E. South Street, Orland  

Phone: (530) 865-6459 

Hours: Monday-Friday from 8am-5pm

Harmony House- Open for Summer Season

343 Yolo Street, Orland

Phone: (530) 865-6725 

Hours: Monday: 12pm (Noon)-4:30pm, Tuesday-Friday: 10am - 4:30pm.

Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)- Open for Summer Season

127 East Walker Street, Orland

Phone: (530) 934-6514

Hours: Monday-Friday from 8am-5pm

Orland Library- Open for Summer Season

333 Mill Street, Orland

Phone: (530) 865-1640

Hours: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday: 11am-6pm, Tuesday and Thursday: 11am-7pm, and Saturday: 11am-3pm

Only offering air conditioned facilities, no snacks or water provided. Animals not permitted.

Health and Human Services Agency- Open for Summer Season

601 East Walker Street, Orland

Phone: (530) 934-6514

Hours: Monday-Friday from 8am-5pm

WILLOWS

Behavioral Health- Open for Summer Season

242 North Villa Avenue, Willows

Phone:(530) 934-6514

Hours: Monday-Friday from 8am-5pm

Willows Library- Open for Summer Season
201 North Lassen Street, Willows

Phone: (530) 934-5156

Hours: Tuesday-Thursday from 11am-7pm, Friday and Saturday from 11am-5pm

Only offering air conditioned facilities, no snacks or water provided. Animals not permitted.

Health and Human Services Agency- Open for Summer Season

420 Laurel Street, Willows

Phone: (530) 934-6514

Hours: Monday-Friday from 8am-5pm

Public Health- Open for Summer Season

240 North Villa Avenue, Willows

Phone:(530) 934-6514

Hours: Monday-Friday from 8am-5pm