Egan Warming Center http://klcc.org en Caldera Songwriters Beth Wood and John Shipe Live at KLCC http://klcc.org/post/caldera-songwriters-beth-wood-and-john-shipe-live-klcc <p>The Caldera Songwriters present their second annual benefit concert for the Egan Warming Center, on Friday December 20th at Tsunami Books in Eugene. Two of the many performers that evening, Beth Wood and John Shipe, stopped by the KLCC studios to play a few songs, and talk about the Caldera group and how the concert will assist the homeless served by the Egan Warming Center.</p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 18 Dec 2013 23:28:01 +0000 Eric Alan 5033 at http://klcc.org Caldera Songwriters Beth Wood and John Shipe Live at KLCC Record Numbers Take Shelter at Warming Centers http://klcc.org/post/record-numbers-take-shelter-warming-centers <p><a href="http://www.eganwarmingcenter.com">&nbsp; The Egan Warming Center</a> in Eugene / Springfield has been open to homeless people seeking shelter from the frigid cold for the past 8 nights. They're not planning to open Wednesday night because the low is not expected to dip below 30.</p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 11 Dec 2013 19:21:04 +0000 Rachael McDonald 4571 at http://klcc.org Record Numbers Take Shelter at Warming Centers Egan Warming Center Activates For Cold Nights http://klcc.org/post/egan-warming-center-activates-cold-nights <p></p><p>Eugene's Egan Warming Center will open Tuesday night. With temperatures forecast to drop into the teens, the agency is bracing for a long activation. But there's concern it might not be able to accommodate everyone.</p> Mon, 02 Dec 2013 20:07:32 +0000 Rachael McDonald 4026 at http://klcc.org Egan Warming Center Activates For Cold Nights Egan Warming Center Looking for More Room http://klcc.org/post/egan-warming-center-looking-more-room <p>The <a href="http://eganwarmingcenter.com/home.html">Egan Warming Center</a> had to scramble Thursday to find another site. With temperatures below freezing the shelter was overwhelmed, but the vacant Parker Elementary opened its doors.</p><p>Only twice over the past five years has the Egan Center needed to move so quickly to find another place for the homeless people seeking refuge from the cold. Thursday night, one of their usual shelters was unavailable. Program Director Doug Bales says the elementary school was found through a group effort.</p> Fri, 22 Nov 2013 19:55:01 +0000 Graham Sprague 3541 at http://klcc.org Egan Warming Center Looking for More Room