City of Vancouver Water Resources Education Center. 4600 SE Columbia Way, Vancouver. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday-Friday; closed Saturday and Sundays. Admission is free.
All libraries in the FVRL network. See the below map for locations and hours of operation.
Additional indoor cooling spaces, no referral needed:
River City Church: 2400 E. Fourth Plain Blvd., Vancouver. Open noon-7 p.m. Monday–Friday. Snacks, drinks provided. Leashed, house-broken pets allowed.
St. Paul Lutheran Church: 1309 Franklin St, Vancouver. Open 8/18 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday – Friday. Mail Service basement area; stairs entry on the southwest corner through the black gate.
Mill Plain United Methodist Church: 15804 SE Mill Plain Blvd., Vancouver. Open 2 - 8 p.m. Monday - Wednesday. Pets on leash or in carriers are welcome.
Living Hope Church: 2711 SE Andresen Rd., Vancouver. Open 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday - Friday. Donations of water, ice cream, and snacks are needed. Please bring donations directly to the church during the listed times.
The link below will show a map of locations and hours of operations for all indoor cooling centers: