Birmingham opens warming station at Boutwell Auditorium

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — The City of Birmingham will host a warming station at the Boutwell Auditorium since temperatures are expected dip below freezing this week.

Tuesday, December 4, and Wednesday, December 5, the Boutwell Auditorium will open at 5 p.m. each night and close at 7 the next morning.  The warming station is accepting food donations each night at 5 p.m. as well.

They are also in need of hygiene products such as toothpaste, toothbrushes, deodorant, travel-size lotions, feminine hygiene products and hand and foot warmers. These donations will be accepted after 12 p.m., Monday through Wednesday. 

The City of Birmingham will partner with Be A Blessing to collect coats, scarves, gloves, blankets, hand warmers, hats, sweatshirts, sweatpants and socks at the warming station.

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