The Mankato Salvation Army Seasonal Men’s Shelter Program is officially open.

The shelter is located at 700 South Riverfront Drive and will be open nightly from 7:30PM through 7:30AM.

Director Leslie Johnson says it serves a big community need.

Men in need of emergency shelter should report to the shelter nightly between 7:30PM and 8:00PM. A hot meal, showers and laundry facilities are also available.

The shelter is open through April 1, 2019.