As the temperatures begin to drop this winter season, the Town of Ajax will be offering various Town facilities as warming centres.

Warming Centre Locations and Hours

Community centres:

  • Ajax Community Centre 
    • Monday to Friday 6 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.
    • Saturday and Sunday 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    • *Pad 3 entrance doors will be opened for the Ajax Community Centre to operate as an overnight warming centre when a Cold Weather Alert has been announced by the Region of Durham. Further information available below on this page.
  • Audley Recreation Centre
    • Monday to Friday 6 a.m. to 10 p.m.
    • Saturday and Sunday 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • McLean Community Centre
    • Monday to Sunday 7 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Libraries:

  • Ajax Public Library - Main Branch
    • Monday to Friday 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
    • Saturday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    • Sunday 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Audley Branch
    • Monday to Friday 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
    • Saturday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    • Sunday 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • McLean Branch
    • Monday to Friday 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
    • Saturday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    • Sunday 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Overnight Warming Centre

The Ajax Community Centre (75 Centennial Rd, Ajax, ON L1S 4S4) will operate as an overnight warming centre (outside of regular business hours) when a Cold Weather Alert has been announced by the Region of Durham. Entrance to the overnight centre will be from the rear of building at the ice pad three entrance doors. More information on cold weather alerts is available at durham.ca/ColdWeather.

  • Overnight hours - 10:30 p.m. to 6:30 a.m.