Posted on: August 18, 2017

Camp A.B.L.E. Receives Kiwanis Club of Colonial Plymouth Donation

Camp A.B.L.E, a state-licensed summer camp operated by Canton Leisure Services that is specifically designed for children ages 8 to 14 with disabilities, recently received a $500 donation from the Kiwanis Club of Colonial Plymouth.

This generous donation w...

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Posted on: August 3, 2017

Canton Leisure Services Staff Members Elected to mParks Board of Directors

Canton Leisure Services is pleased to announce two of its staff members, Canton Deputy Director Jon LaFever and Youth Recreation Specialist Laura Mortier, were recently elected to the mParks Board of Directors.

Starting September 2017, LaFever will serve a...

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Posted on: July 31, 2017

Canton Leisure Services To Bring Back Popular Family Field Day & Movie In The Park

 Area residents are invited to relive those childhood moments of excitement, joy and friendly competition during the Third Annual Family Field Day & Movie in the Park.  This fun event that the whole family can enjoy is scheduled to t...

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Posted on: July 26, 2017

Canton Club 55+ To Host Second Annual Canton Senior Games

Area seniors are invited to enter the Second Annual Canton Senior Games, which are scheduled to take place August 22-25, 2017, at various locations in the Canton community. A variety of fun and challenging activities for men and women age 55 and older wil...

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Posted on: July 25, 2017

IKEA to hold last two Jazz Concerts

The 2017 Canton Color Block Jazz Concert Series continues this summer on Friday nights from 7-9 p.m. The schedule is as follows:

August 18: RYZ Mr. Gerard Gibbs--IKEAAugust 25: Greg Nagy--IKEA

Audience members are encouraged to bring a law...

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Posted on: July 14, 2017

Canton’s National Night Out to Feature Annual “Not in Our Town” Community Peace Rally

National Night Out 2017 Logo

On Tuesday, August 1, 2017, area residents are invited to Heritage Park’s North Pavilion for a “Night Out” from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. with their community partners:  the Canton Police Department, the Canton Public Librar...

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Posted on: July 12, 2017

Canton Township To Hold Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Transition Plan Public Meeting

 Canton Township will hold a special public meeting to collect community input for its Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Transition Plan on Thursday, August 3, 2017, at 6:30 p.m. at the Canton Administration Building – Boar...

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Posted on: July 6, 2017

Canton’s Lower Rouge Trail Awarded Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan Grant

Canton Township was the recent recipient of a $40,000 grant from the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Fund for Design and Access, which was awarded by the Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan. These grant dollars will be used to fund the design of additional L...

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Posted on: June 29, 2017

Canton Cornshuckers To Host Vintage Base Ball Games in Canton’s Heritage Park

Canton Cornshuckers Vintage Base Ball Team photo

Area residents are invited to step back in time and experience a series of Civil War era base ball games featuring the Canton Cornshuckers.  This local team will take on several Metro Detroit challengers in the Base Ball style of the 1860s, which...

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Posted on: June 29, 2017

Thursday Night Concert Series Return To Canton’s Heritage Park

 Continuing a more than 20-year tradition in the Canton community, the Thursday Night Concert Series will fill Canton’s Heritage Park with a wide variety of musical entertainment and plenty of family fun during these free weekly concert...

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Posted on: May 17, 2017

Delta Sigma Phi’s Gamma Tau Chapter of Eastern Michigan University Receives mParks Community Service

 The Delta Sigma Phi, Gamma Tau Chapter, of Eastern Michigan University was the recent recipient of a 2017 Community Service Award presented by mParks, formerly known as Michigan Recreation and Park Association, in recognition of their ongoing co...

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Posted on: May 17, 2017

Canton Splash Playgrounds to Open Memorial Day Weekend

The Flodin Park Splash Playground, located on Saltz Road at Morton Taylor Road and the Heritage Park Splash Playground, located west of Canton Center Road and south of Cherry Hill Road, are scheduled to open on Friday, May 26th - weather permitting.

Both S...

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Posted on: May 9, 2017

Canton’s ‘Be A #ModelMan’ Pilot Program For Area Young Men Holds First Graduation

Canton’s Be A #ModelMan program, a youth leadership and empowerment initiative for young men ages 11 - 15 in the Canton community, recently held its first graduation ceremony at the Summit on the Park, located at 46000 Summit Parkway, in Canton,...

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