Home Expo returns in March
Canton’s annual Home Improvement Expo will be held Saturday, March 5 from 9 am - 5 pm and Sunday, March 6 from 10 am - 3 pm at the Summit on the Park. At the Expo, do-it-yourselfers will find more than 100 exhibitors ready to give tips and information on a wide range of home improvement topics such as pools, decks, kitchens and much more.
The Expo is free to the public and focuses on home modernization, environmentally friendly home improvement projects, new products and landscaping ideas. How-to workshops will be held all weekend on a variety of topics from landscaping to new product lines. A hands-on children’s project center will be available for kids of all ages, and Expo goers will be able to “Ask the Inspector” how to make their homes safe and code compliant. The Expo is hosted by Canton’s Building and Inspection Services Division, the Canton Chamber of Commerce, and the Observer and Eccentric Newspapers. For more information call 734/394-5205.
Wondering what to do with the kids this summer? Want to leave those electronics behind and have them experience new and exciting adventures? Camp Fair is the perfect place to come and see what Canton Leisure Services has to offer. We will have several representatives from traditional summer camps to weekly camps to summer programming all in one place. In addition, we will have fun activities for the kids. Mark your calendars!
Summit Banquet Center packages by Katherine’s Catering
Nestled in the heart of Canton, the Summit is a popular event space for your upcoming meeting, wedding or special event. Summit on the Park’s Grand Ballroom features cathedral ceilings, sweeping glass chandeliers and floor to ceiling windows. During your event, guests can wander outside to the lovely furnished patio spaces.
An extra bonus to this venue is the availability of the picturesque Wedding Gazebo, a private ceremony site overlooking Heritage Park’s wooded scenery and pond. Katherine’s Catering, Summit on the Park Banquet and Conference Center’s exclusive caterer, offers a variety of menus and services. Known for delicious food and expert hospitality, the Katherine’s event planning staff, culinary team and professional servers will take care of you from the first conversation to the day of your unforgettable event.
Mention the Canton Focus and receive a special 5% discount on food and beverage for your upcoming event. Call Laura Przybylo at 734/394-5486 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to start planning your event at Summit on the Park!
Snowball Co-Ed Tournament and Think Spring Day
Mark your calendars for the return of these two exciting events which will be held on Saturday, February 20 at the Canton Sports Center, located at 46555 W. Michigan Avenue from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. This outdoor Snowball tourney will feature the 16-inch neon “Chicago-style” softball played in the snow. Local celebrities and co-ed teams will take the field during this winter style festival featuring: music, cocktail specials and raffles throughout the event. Think Spring Day offers softball teams a chance to compete and get discounts for the upcoming 2016 softball season. Over 300 teams enjoy the double-header leagues played at Canton’s premier softball and baseball complex featuring 12 lighted fields, covered dugouts, full-service sports bar and fun competition. Leagues are available Sundays-Fridays from April-October. For more information or to register, visit csc.canton-mi.org or call 734/483-5600.
Youth Baseball and Softball Leagues
Greater Canton Youth Baseball and Softball Association (GCYBSA) will accept registration for its Spring 2016 season from January 10 through March 15, 2016 for girls and boys ages 4-18. Programs include, Small Ball, T-Ball, Coach Pitch, Kid Pitch, and Girls Softball. Additional details and online registration is available at www.gcybsa.com For more information, call Wendy Mullen at 734/394-5358 or email email@example.com.
Girls Lacrosse League Play - New for 2016
Registration for Girls Spring Lacrosse League for 3rd – 8th grades is currently underway. Teams will play league games against other local community teams. New and experienced players are welcome. Participants are required to provide their own equipment. Season runs March 1 – June 7, 2016. Register by calling 734/483-5600 or visit csc.canton-mi.org for additional information. Send all inquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org. See you on the field!