Here’s a list of warming shelters during dangerous January cold snap

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QUAD CITIES — Temperatures for the end of January 2019 are expected to reach the negative 20’s, so staying outside isn’t recommended.

Christian Care Center welcomes anyone at 2209 3rd Ave. in Rock Island, open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. if temperatures are are less than 15 degrees.

City of Colona’s activity center located at 617  8th Street is open as a warming center.  If you need help getting inside, call the Colona Police Department.

Davenport Public Library will stay open on Wednesday, January 30 through normal hours at all three locations.
“If anyone needs a warm place to get out of the cold, please visit any location.”

Genesis Medical Center, West Central Park welcomes anyone who needs relief from the cold to use the lobby and cafeteria at 1401 West Central Park, Davenport. Hours are from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Harvest Bible Chapel – Davenport is opening as a Warming Center and Overnight Shelter from Tuesday at 8 AM through Friday at noon.

Knox County YMCA is opening its doors as a warming center, from 1/29 at 5 a.m. to 1/31 at 9 p.m. Bring sleeping bag, pillow, & towel if you can.

Moline Township welcomes anyone at 620 18th St., open 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Muscatine warming centers are set up at the MCSA, 312 Iowa Avenue, The Salvation Army, 1000 Oregon Street, and the Jesus Mission, 509 Mulberry Avenue. Muscatine Police urge residents who do not need to be outside in the next 48 hours to stay indoors until the Wind Chill Warning ends.

Rock Island Township will welcome anyone from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. at 2827 7th Avenue. Visitors are also invited to stay for the St. Joseph Evening Meal (a ministry of St. Pius X Catholic Church) that begins at 5:30 p.m.

Silvis Police Department Community Room at 600 Illini Drive in Silvis, Illinois.

Silvis Fire Department Training Center at 2010 10th Street in Silvis, Illinils.

South Moline Township welcomes anyone at 637 17th Ave.  in East Moline, open from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

South Rock Island Township, located at 1019 27th Avenue will be open from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m.

SouthPark Mall welcomes anyone from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Two Rivers YMCA  will be open on Wednesday (Jan 30th) and Thursday (Jan 31st) 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

UnityPoint Health Trinity will welcome anyone who needs relief from the cold to its Quad Cities campuses, as well as the Muscatine Center for Social Action. On January 28 the locations will be open from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. to offer shelter and warmth. From January 29 to January 31 the locations will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.  Note: Moline locations close at 5 p.m. each day. 

Is there a warming center we missed? Email us at news@wqad.com.

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