Cold Weather Shelter

The Ellensburg Cold Weather Shelter

Training is currently underway for all Cold Weather Shelter volunteers.  If you’re interested in volunteering, just come to a training!  All the information is below!

The shelter itself begins November 12th.


What is probably the last training of the season will be:

5:30 on Monday January 14th in the SURC 135 at CWU.

If you are interested in volunteering for the Cold Weather Shelter and cannot attend this training, please contact Ben Harbaugh at 509-312-5602.

Cold Weather Shelter Operations

November 12, 2018 – March 15, 2019

7:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m.

(Check-in is from 7:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.)

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
Seventh Day



Calvary Baptist Church Ellensburg Foursquare Church United Methodist Church First Lutheran Church Chestnut Street Baptist Church Mercer Creek Church


Sunday — Seventh Day Adventist Church

415 W. 14th Ave. (Corner of W. 14th Ave. and N. Okanogan St.)

Monday — Calvary Baptist Church

507 N. Pine St. (Corner of N. Pine St. and E. 5th Ave.)

Tuesday — Ellensburg Foursquare Church

906 E. Mountain View Ave. (Corner of E. Mountain View Ave. and S. Rosewood Dr.)

Wednesday — United Methodist Church

210 N. Ruby St. (Corner of N. Ruby St. and E. 3rd Ave.)

Thursday — First Lutheran Church

512 N. Ruby St.  (Corner of N. Ruby St. and E. 6th Ave.)

Friday — Chestnut Street Baptist Church

609 N. Chestnut St. (Corner of N. Chestnut St. and E. 7th Ave.)

Saturday — Mercer Creek Church

1407 N. ‘B’ St. (Corner of N. ‘B’ St. and W. 14th Ave.)