On Thursday, July 30, 2020, the City of Beaumont will reopen the Community Recreation Center (CRC) as a temporary Cool Center for residents to escape the heat. Members of the public are welcome to visit the CRC Thursday, July 30 – Friday, July 31 and Monday, August 3 – Friday, August 7 from 11:30 am to 6 pm.
Attendees are required to wear a face mask and complete a temperature check before entering the building. Public health protocols will be in place, including social distancing and increased sanitization. For additional Cool Center locations, hours and tips on how to protect yourself from heat-related illnesses, please visit www.capriverside.org.
For questions regarding the Cool Center, please contact the Parks and Recreation Department at (951) 769-8524.
The Beaumont Community Recreation Center has been occupied by the Boys and Girls Club of the San Gorgonio Pass since mid-May providing childcare for essential workers. The City of Beaumont is opening the Cool Center on a temporary basis while the Boys and Girls Club takes a 2-week break.
Cool Centers serve as drop-in sites for vulnerable individuals, seniors, the disabled, and others in need of temporary relief from the heat. Cool Centers will open to the public when the Riverside County Department of Public Health issues a Heat Warning.
Hot weather can be dangerous and even deadly. Precautions must be taken to ensure health and safety during our summer months. A person suffering from the heat may not realize it. Be aware of the warning signs of heat related illness which include:
If you need emergency medical services, call 911 immediately!