The following warming centers are available during this spell of frigid weather. Emergency hours are listed.
Carpenters Place, 11 49 Railroad Ave., Rockford, 964-4105. Hours: Mon.-Fri., 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m., capacity 100, with coffee.
Ken-Rock Community Center, 3218 11th St., Rockford, 398-8864. Hours: Mon-Thurs., 9 a.m.-9 p.m., Fri. 9 a.m.-6 p.m., capacity 100, no coffee.
Keen Age Center, 2141 Henry Luckow Lane, Belvidere, 544-9893. Hours: Mon.-Fri., 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., capacity 150, with coffee and vending machines.
Jubilee Center, 412 N. Church St., Rockford, 964-5520. Hours, December-March: Mon., Tues., Thurs.: 9 a.m.-noon and 1-4 p.m. Wed. – 9 a.m.-3 p.m., capacity 200, with coffee.
Salvation Army, 1706 18th Ave., Rockford, 397-0440. Hours: open 24/7, for single men. Capacity varties, coffee available.
Red Cross, 809 Cedar St., Rockford. Hours: Sunday, 7 a.m.-noon, through January and February. Capacity 48, with coffee.
Rockford Rescue Mission, 715 W. State St., Rockford, 965-5332. Hours: 24 hours/day except meal times. Men ony. No coffee.
Public Safety Building. Hours: Lobby open if 49 degrees or lower. No coffee.
From the Feb. 7-13, 2007, issue