Due to predicted freezing temps, Severe Weather Shelter will be open tonight

Due to predicted freezing temperatures, Kent’s Severe Weather Shelter will be open again tonight – Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019.

Here’s more from the city:

COMMUNITY ALERT: The City of Kent Severe Weather Shelter at Kent Lutheran Church (336 Second Ave. S.) will be open tonight at 9 p.m.

Open Tonight, Wednesday, February 13, 2019

  • 9 p.m. to 7 a.m.

Kent Lutheran Church, 336 Second Avenue South, Kent, WA

  • 9 p.m.: Check-in and registration
  • 7 a.m.: Shelter closes; clients must leave for the day.

Due to the anticipated freezing temperatures, the Severe Weather Shelter will be open tonight Wednesday, February 13. The shelter is operated by Catholic Community Services staff and volunteers from Kent Lutheran Church.

Priority will be given to homeless families with children who are living on the streets or in vehicles, but the shelter will also be available for single women and men. Doors for the Severe Weather Shelter will open at 9 p.m. each evening. Clients must register at the door. As with all shelters, rules for the health and safety of all clients and staff and the broader community will apply.

Please help us share this information with the community, especially with those who could benefit the most from the shelter’s activation. Thank you!

Looking to volunteer? Visit Kent Lutheran Church for more information and ways you can help.