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News Release, Charles County Government via Facebook

The temperatures are expected to drop this evening and tomorrow. If you or someone you know are in need of a warming center, read below.

The public buildings listed below are available as warming centers during regular business hours for frigid temperatures during the winter season:

Capital Clubhouse, 3033 Waldorf Market Place, Waldorf
Open 9 a.m. – 9 p.m. Daily

Charles County Public Library, all branches

  • La Plata Branch, 2 Garrett Avenue, La Plata
  • P.D. Brown Memorial Branch, 50 Village Street., Waldorf
  • Potomac Branch, 3225 Ruth B. Swan Drive, Indian Head
  • Waldorf West, 10405 O’Donnell Place, Waldorf

All branches open:
Monday-Thursday: 9 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Friday: 1 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Department of Community Services, 8190 Port Tobacco Road, Port Tobacco
Lobby hours:
Monday – Friday: 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Nanjemoy Community Center, 4375 Port Tobacco Road, Nanjemoy
Monday – Friday: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Richard R. Clark Senior Center, 1210 Charles Street, La Plata
Monday – Friday: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

If you require a warming shelter or know of someone in need of shelter after hours, please contact the Charles County Sheriff’s Department at 301-932-2222.

David M. Higgins II, Publisher/Editor

David M. Higgins was born in Baltimore and grew up in Southern Maryland. He has had a passion for journalism since high school. After spending many years in the Hospitality Industry he began working in...