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Posted on: November 9, 2018

Canton Leisure Services To Participate in #GivingTuesday Campaign

#GivingTuesday is a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration. Celebrated on Tuesday, November 27, 2018, following Thanksgiving and the widely recognized shopping events, Black Friday and Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday kicks...

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Posted on: October 15, 2018

Canton Farmers Market To Host First Annual Holiday Artisan Market

Preparations are currently underway for the First Annual Holiday Artisan Market, a one-day special event hosted by the Canton Farmers Market, which is scheduled to take place on Saturday, November 3 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. This special market will be held ...

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Posted on: October 10, 2018

Canton Leisure Services Earns National Agency Re-Accreditation For Excellence in Operation anService

On September 26, 2018, Canton Leisure Services was recognized for excellence in the field of parks and recreation management by receiving re-accreditation and remaining one of only 171 agencies in the country currently holding national accreditation from ...

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Posted on: October 26, 2018

Canton Leisure Services Staff Honored By Plymouth-Canton Community School Board

The Plymouth-Canton Community School (P-CCS) Board recognized Canton Leisure Services at its October 9, 2018, Board Meeting by honoring this Canton Township Department in their “Celebrating Success” agenda item for assisting with the e...

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Posted on: October 2, 2018

Canton Parks Add Owl Houses As Part Of Eagle Scout Project

 Visitors to Canton Parks may notice an influx of owls flying overhead thanks to the addition of several owl houses built and installed by Evan McKimmy, as part of his final Eagle Scout project.

McKimmy, a 15-year-old Canton resident, completed th...

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Posted on: October 3, 2018

Canton’s Trick or Treat Parade Returns to the Summit on the Park

 Little super heroes, wonder women, and other ghouls and goblins are invited to Canton Leisure Services annual Trick or Treat Parade on Friday, October 26, 2018, from 5 – 8 p.m., which will be held inside the Summit on the Park, located...

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Posted on: August 2, 2018

Canton Leisure Services Staff Member Elected to mParks Board of Directors

Canton Leisure Services is pleased to announce Canton Recreation and Cultural Arts Supervisor Jennifer Provenzano was recently elected to the mParks Board of Directors.

Starting September 2018, Provenzano will serve as mParks President-Elect on the mParks ...

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Posted on: July 23, 2018

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

On Tuesday, August 7, 2018, area residents are invited to Heritage Park’s North Pavilion to spend a special night out from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. with their community partners:  the Canton Police Department, the Canton Public Library, Canton...

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Posted on: July 10, 2018

Canton Farmers Market To Host 5th Annual Rally On Ridge Fundraising Event

On Saturday, July 21, 2018, area residents are invited to attend the Fifth Annual Rally on Ridge at Preservation Park and the Cherry Hill District for a festive evening of food, fun, music, and more all to benefit the Canton Farmers Market.

From 5:30 &...

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Posted on: June 27, 2018

The B.L.O.C.K. Youth & Teen Center’s Lead #LikeAGirl Program Recipient of MASCO Donation

The B.L.O.C.K. Youth and Teen Center’s Lead #LikeAGirl program was the recent recipient of a $10,000 donation generously provided by Masco Corporation, a global leader in the design, manufacture, and distribution of branded home improvement and ...

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Posted on: June 19, 2018

Dr Pepper Snapple Group and Keep America Beautiful Bring More Recycling to Canton Township

Canton residents visiting several community parks should expect to see cleaner public parks this spring thanks to a significant grant made possible by Dr Pepper Snapple Group (NYSE: DPS) in collaboration with national nonprofit Keep America Beautiful.

The ...

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Posted on: February 27, 2018

Canton Leisure Services Recipient of Several Statewide mParks Awards

Canton Leisure Services received special statewide recognition at the 2018 mParks Annual Conference and Trade Show, which was held earlier this month at the Renaissance Center in Detroit, Michigan.  mParks, a statewide professional association fo...

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