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Tuesdays: 6-8 pm

Thursdays: 6-8 pm

Fridays: 6:30-8:30 pm

Sat/Sun: 1:30-5:30 pm

Lifeguard Class

May 13-15 & 20-22

Train to become a lifeguard at the Summit on the Park.

 A great job for high school students - retirees!

Winter Market Dates:

April 17

10 am - 2 pm

The Winter Market is located at
46000 Summit Parkway. 

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Eat Local.
Be Local.

Your Fitness and Recreation Destination

News and Information:

Summit Summer Shape Up Membership Special
Get ready for Summer with a Summit on the Park Membership!  Take advantage of the Summit’s ‘Shape Up For Summer’ membership special and save!

From April 1 – June 30

Purchase and activate this 3-month individual membership any time from April 1 - June 30 and take advantage of these special rates: Canton resident $105 and Non-resident $135. This offer cannot be combined with any others and is not valid on prior purchases. For more information call 734/394-5460, or visit

Expresso Bike Challenge
Join the April Expresso Bike Challenge for your chance to win a $20 gift card to Huron-Clinton Metroparks to enjoy the beautiful outdoors this spring on your own, or with friends or family.  To join the challenge ride one lap on Campus Loop and the rider with the fastest lap time at the end of April will win a $20 gift card to enjoy Huron-Clinton Metroparks.  Ride the challenge today!

Swim Lessons
Summer is right around are you signed up for swim lessons?  The Summit on the Park offers a variety of swim lessons for all ages.  Visit us online at to find the class that best fits your schedule!

Upcoming Classes/Events

Home Brew 101
April 12 & 19 starting at 7pm

Beer enthusiasts ages 21 and up can learn the finer points of creating an English Mild Ale in this two-day, four-hour class that will be held at the Summit on the Park, located at 46000 Summit Parkway.

Session will be held April 12 and 19 at 7 pm. Local Canton Brew Works staff will be on hand to demonstrate the brewing process and explain how you can create unique beers in your very own kitchen.

Fees for this class are $56 for Summit members, $62 for residents, and $81 for non-residents. Register online today at

Canton Club 55+ Singles Mixer
April 15 from 6-8pm

Adults ages 55+ are encourage to attend a Singles Mixer on Friday, April 15 at 502 Grill, located in the Cherry Hill Village. Come out from 6 - 8 pm and enjoy appetizers, desserts and non-alcoholic beverages!

The fee to attend is $7 for Summit members, $8 for residents, and $13 for non-residents. Register online at, or by calling Canton Club 55+ at 734/394-5485.

Jedi Training
April 24 from 2-4pm
Ages: 5-12 yrs.

Attention eager, young Padawans! We are accepting registrations for Jedi Training. Our local Jedi are here to train you in the mastery of becoming a Jedi. Games, snacks and fun will be held at the Summit on the Park on April 24. Please leave all masks and light sabers at home. We will supply all Jedi items that day. Register online or at the Summit Front Desk.

April 30 from 9 am - 1 pm
If you are overrun with old toys and outgrown clothes a Mom2Mom sale is just the place for you to make some money as well as room in your house. Choose from two sizes of booths. Each booth will have an 8 foot table. The 9ft x 6ft space has only be enough room for your table. Rent 2 spaces and have tables and room if you'd like to bring a rack. There is also a 10ft x 10ft space that will have wall room. Feel free to get creative with racks or milk crates when displaying your items. All large items will go in our large item room for sale, which will allow you more room.  Plus, we'll handle the transactions in there for you.

Set up will be available the night before, as well as early hours the day of the sale. Sales opens at 8 am for Early Birds for $2, and 9 am for regular admissions for $1.

If you are interested in renting space and participating, please contact Julie Allen or stop by the front desk at the Summit on the Park to register. Once the application is completed, please mail it with payment to the Summit on the Park, 46000 Summit Parkway, Canton MI 48188, Attn: Julie Allen. (Please make checks out to Canton Township or cash and credit card payments accepted at the front desk). All questions may be directed to Julie Allen at

Real Life Bootcamp
May 14 from 9am-4pm
Are your children ready for the real world? If not, be sure to sign them up for Canton's one-day, seven hour, Real Life Boot Camp!

This seminar-style course is designed to give kids, 16-20 years old, the everyday, 'common sense' skills that will serve them for the rest of their lives.
Topics will include: how to sew on a button, manage a checking account, cook a meal, do laundry, screw in a lightbulb, check a car’s oil or air pressure in a tire, prep for an interview, personal safety, apply to college, basic first aid skills, time management, etc.

Each topic will be taught by an expert in that area.

Water Safety Day
May 20 from 6:30-7:30pm

Did you know that May is National Water Safety Month? Come join us at our 2nd Annual Water Safety Day.  Learn about water safety and get a free swag bag to the first 100 participants!  Check out our inflatable water slide while you enjoy a free hotdog, chips, and pop from Cruisin’ Custom Coneys.

Register at the Summit Front Desk, or online at

Seasonal Part-Time Positions Available 

Thinking about a summer job?  Canton Leisure Services is now hiring for seasonal part-time positions that start in April-June 2016.  If you enjoy a fast-paced, exciting work environment, don't miss this opportunity to join a great team this summer!  Students, here's your chance to gain valuable work experience in your field of study.
Apply now Open Positions May Include: Lifeguards; Summer Camp Counselors; Summer Camp Supervisors; Therapeutic Recreation Camp Staff; Park Laborers; Pheasant Run Golf Course Staff; Canton Sports Center Staff; and more! Canton Township is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. For more information, call 734/394-5260.

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