Citizens needing a place to stay warm can go to the Red Cross shelter in Hall D of the Hot Springs Convention Center, 134 Convention Boulevard beginning at 7 p.m. tonight, December 28. The warming centers at Church of the Nazarene and FaithPointe Ministries will cease their operations by 7 p.m. this evening.
The Red Cross shelter will be available until the current weather crisis is over. Doors will be locked from 9 p.m. until 8 a.m. each day. Citizens are asked to bring any medications or oxygen equipment they may need, along with extra blankets and pillows. Entertainment will not be provided, but citizens are allowed to bring toys, board games and cards with them.