Warming and Cooling Centres

The Town of BWG offers a warming and cooling centre on days when there is an extreme cold or heat advisory issued by Environment Canada within our alert zone.

BWG falls within the Ontario South / Dufferin - Innisfil alert zone.

Current alerts in our zone


Public Warming/Cooling Centres in BWG
DetailsBWG Public Library and Cultural CentreOut of the Cold Cafe
Address/Contact Number

425 Holland Street West

905 775 3328

31 Frederick Street
905 778 2048
Daytime/Overnight Daytime Daytime and Overnight
Operating Hours Monday – Friday: 9:30 am to 8:00 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Sunday: 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Overnight accomodation is available between November 1 and April 30
9:00 pm to 8:00 am 
More Information Visit the Library website for upcoming closures Up to date information on overnight accomodation is shared on WOW Living Bradford's Instagram and Facebook pages.

For additional overnight shelter options, please call 2-1-1 or visit the Ontario 211 website for information on shelter beds near BWG.​​

Additional Resources

Photo of splash pad at Lions Park in BWG.
Splash Pads

Cool off during the warm summer months at one of BWG's splash pads.

Blue summer sky with bright sun shining
Extreme Heat

Learn more about the hazard and how to prepare for extreme heat.

Cold Weather Safety

Be cold weather ready - learn more about the seven steps to cold weather safety.

Address: Town of Bradford West Gwillimbury, 100 Dissette St., Unit 4, Bradford, ON, L3Z 2A7

Phone: 905-775-5366,

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