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Tuesdays: 6-8 p.m.

Thursdays: 6-8 p.m.

Fridays: 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Sat/Sun: 1:30-5:30 p.m.


Lifeguard Class

July 14-16 & 21-23

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

 A great job for high school students - retirees!



Farmers Market:

Sunday, May 14
9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Preservation Park
500 N. Ridge Road


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News and Information:


Summit Summer Shape Up Membership Special
It’s that time to ‘Shape Up For Summer’ with a great Summit membership special. From now – May 31, individuals can purchase a 3-month individual membership for just Take advantage of the Summit’s ‘Shape Up For Summer’ membership special and save! Canton resident $105 and Non-resident $135. This offer cannot be combined with any others and is not valid on prior purchases. Check here for more information, or  call 734/394-5460. 


Member Incentive Partner & Member Special Offer
The Summit on the Park is teaming up with local Canton Businesses to encourage our members to shop, dine, and play right here in Canton. As an added benefit and incentive to your membership, simply present your Summit on the Park Member Card at the following Member Incentive Program partnering businesses below and receive their special offer:
  • SweetWaters Coffee & Tea Canton: Present your Member Card, and receive a 10%  discount off of your entire purchase.
  • Village Family Restaurant: Present your Member Card, and receive a 15% discount off of your entire purchase of any items from the regular menu. (Discount not valid on specials, promotions, coupons, or with any other discount)

Liberty Fest Annual Membership Special

It’s coming – mark your calendars!  During the entire month of June our Individual, Couples and Family Annual Membership will be 20% off.  Find additional details in our June e-Newsletter. 


Expresso Bike Challenge
Join the Expresso Bike Challenge this May!  The rider with the fastest lap time on Drifters Peak will be the winner of 2 Liberty Fest Carnival wristbands!  You don’t want to miss this chance to get fit, while having the chance to have some free fun at this year’s Liberty Fest. Winner will be announced no later than June 5. Ride the challenge today!


Save on Swim Lessons
Summer is right around...are you and your family swim ready?  From May 14-20, 2017, sign up and receive a 10% discount on Swim Lessons!  Choose from Summer Session 1 Lessons starting June 19, or Summer Session 2 Lessons starting July 24!  Register at the Summit Front Desk. Full promotion details are available here. Visit us online to find the class that best fits your schedule!


Katherine’s Catering's Mother's Day 
On Sunday, May 14, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., come celebrate the special mothers in your life with a delicious brunch prepared by Katherine’s Catering at the Summit on the Park. Menu includes: Chocolate Banana Bread French Toast Bread Pudding; Omelette Station; Mini Danish Pastry Assortment; Roasted Vegetable and Quinoa Salad; Carved Farm Stand Sirloin; Chicago Style Pizza; Carved Spiral Honey Glazed Ham; and many more delicious options!  Mimosas and Bloody Marys will be available at our cash bar.  Brunch prices are $24.95 per adult and $11.95 for children 6-10 years of age. Kids 5 and under are free. Tax and gratuity not included in ticket prices. Cash gratuities will be accepted at the time of service. Please reserve seats for everyone in your party based on the desired timeframe. Reservations can be made through Monday, May 8.  For more information, visit www.katherines.com, email information@katherines.com or call 734/930-4270.


River Day Celebration

May 20 from 8 a.m.-12 p.m.

Canton's annual River Day Celebration will be held on Saturday, May 20 from 8 am. - 12 p.m. at Flodin Park, located on Saltz Road at Morton Taylor Road.  The event will take place rain or shine and volunteers of all ages including residents, students, and scouts are encouraged to participate.

River Day is hosted by Canton's engineering Services Division and sponsored by Friends of the Rouge. For more information, or to pre-register for the event, call 734/394-5150.




Upcoming Classes/Events


Water Safety Awareness Week
Join us in celebrating National Water Safety Awareness Month by attending special Water Safety Awareness Week events on May 16 & 18 from 6-7 p.m. or May 20 from 1:30-2:30 p.m. in the Summit Aquatic Center. Topics that will be covered at each event include:  “Look Before You Leap,” “Reach or Throw…Don’t Go,” “Summer Safety,” and more! This event is free for Summit Members and just $5 for Residents or $10 for Non-Residents. Be sure to bring a swimsuit and towel. Free Open Swim will follow the event. Register online or at the Summit front desk by May 12.


May Bartlett's Family Fun Day - May, 20
Explore Pickleball, 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Bartlett's Kids Club is heading out to Freedom Park to try the latest exercise craze: Pickleball! Pickleball is a combination of tennis, badminton and table tennis using wooden racquets and ball similar to a wiffle ball. We will be meeting at the brand new Pickleball courts at Freedom Park located at Sheldon Rd and Palmer Rd for a short demo and introduction to the game of Pickleball. Also, we will be launching a new program, tracking activity with a Bartlett's Kids Club pedometer! Be sure to join us and get your very own pedometer! Open swim to follow from 1:30 pm - 5:30 pm.  Fees:  Members: Free; Residents: $3; Non-Residents: $4. Pre-registration is required.  Sign up today for Bartlett's Kids Club!


National Senior Health and Fitness Day
Wednesday, May 31, 2017.  Join Canton Club 55+ for a day of workshops hand-picked by you! This day is designed for individuals looking to learn/experience something new. Workshops range from physical fitness to learning how to cooking demos. To register, please stop by the  Club 55+ desk or phone 734/394-5485 by Monday, May 29.
Fee: $14M/$15R/$17NR.  Fee includes lunch, workshops & goodie bag.   


Singles Mixer - World of Beer
Thursday, June 1, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Would you like to get out and socialize and meet new friends? Our Singles Mixer provides a casual and fun way to  meet other singles ages 55+. Registration required by May 30. Online or by phone 734/394-5485.
Fee: $9M/$10R/$13NR
Location: World of Beer, 42820 Ford Road, Canton, MI 48187.

Summer Youth Activities - Basketball

Basketball league play and camps are available this summer for girls and boys.  Sign up for Canton's recreational coed basketball league comprised of blended grades (3/4, 5/6, 7/8-grade as of fall 2017).  All games are scheduled between 6-10pm at Summit on the Park, Tuesdays, June 6-August 1.  Playoffs are August 8 for qualifying teams.  Per player fees are $60 for Summit members, $65 for Canton residents and $75 for non-residents.  Fee includes a T-shirt.  Register today! For details, contact the Canton Sports Center at 734/483-5600.


Liberty Fest Coming Attractions

Canton's best summer tradition is right around the corner! Join us for canton's 26th Annual Liberty Fest from Thursday, June 15 through Saturday, June 17 on the grounds of Heritage Park, located behind the Canton Administration Building at 1150 S. Canton Center Road. This year's event will feature three fun filled days of great entertainment, exciting rides and Midway games, delicious food, two stages of live entertainment, a spectacular fireworks display and much, much more! New this year!  Sensory Sensitivity Carnival Hours will be available on Thursday, June 17th. 


Festival goers who can't get enough of their favorite carnival rides can purchase discounted ride wristbands online now through Thursday, June 15 at Noon.  The Megaband will give you unlimited access to all wristband approved rides, during all three days of the event, for just $60.  Megabands can only be purchased in advance online.  Single Day unlimited ride wristbands that are valid for any one day are $22 each online before the Festival and at the carnival will cost $25 for Thursday, $27 for Friday, and $30 on Saturday. All discounted wristband online sales will end on Thursday, June 15, 2017 at Noon.

The 6th Annual Liberty Run featuring 5K, 10K, and 1 Mile runs will take place on June 17th.  A portion of your entry fee will help fund recreation and trail improvements in Canton.  Gather your favorite red, white, and blue and "sparkling" gear and make your way to the starting line! Entry includes a T-shirt and finisher's medals for all distances! Visit www.cantonlibertyrun.com for additional details.  For more information on events and attractions, please visit www.cantonlibertyfest.com or call 734/394-5460.


Seasonal Part-Time Positions Available 

Thinking about a summer job?  Canton Leisure Services is now hiring for seasonal part-time positions that start in now-June 2017.  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 online today!   Open positions may include: Lifeguards; Park Laborers; Pheasant Run Golf Course Staff; and more! Canton Township is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. For more information, call 734/394-5260.


Summit on the Park 46000 Summit Parkway
Canton, MI 48188
734/394-5460
www.summitonthepark.org
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