Leisure Link eNewsletter

As summer comes to a close, there is still plenty of fun to be had in the Canton community.  Be sure to check out some of the exciting events and activities coming up in September!

Summit on the Park Logo

Summit on the Park News and Membership Special 

The Summit on the Park is currently closed for its Annual Maintenance Shutdown and will re-open on Saturday, September 9 at 6 a.m. 

Summit members and guests are reminded that the Summit on the Park’s Fitness Center is currently undergoing renovation and will re-open on September 9 at 6 a.m.  Visit our website for detailed information about this $140,000 renovation project.  Recognizing these scheduling inconveniences, current memberships will be extended five days.
Not already member of the Summit?  Come experience all that the Summit has to offer as we unveil our newly renovated Fitness Center September 9-15, with a week-long Member Appreciation Week that will feature special activities and offerings.

Back-to-School Summit Membership Special 
Make the Summit on the Park your fitness and recreation destination!  From September 9-30, sign up for an Annual Membership and save 10%!  This special offer is valid for Individual, Couples, Family and Kids' Corner memberships and is only available at the Summit front desk.  For more information, please visit our website or contact membership services at 734/394-5460.

Fit Family Challenge

Take the Fit Family Challenge

Once again, Canton Leisure Services invites families to start the new School Year off on the right foot by taking the Fit Family Challenge! Commit to stay fit together and sign up today for this FREE program.  Awesome activities and opportunities to win cool prizes and incentives await participating families. Join us at our Kick-Off event on Friday, September 22 from 6-8 pm at the Summit on the Park.  Come prepared to take the "Pre-Test." Then, join us each month for special Fit Family Challenge activities.  Program "graduates" can show off their new endurance and stamina next June during the 2018 Liberty Run!  Activities welcome all abilities, ages, and fitness levels!  For more information about this free family program, call 734/394-5460. 

The B.L.O.C.K. Youth and Teen Center

B.L.O.C.K. Youth and Teen Center

Canton’s popular After-School and Summer program is available to all teens ages 11-17 and features daily programming, tutoring, outreach, and recreation opportunities. This unique teen center encourages teens to gain hands-on experience with activities such as teen TV, cooking, music, art, youth and teen council, and much more. The most impressive part of the program is witnessing the growth and confidence in each of its participants. For a tour and more information about what The B.L.O.C.K. Youth and Teen Center can offer your child, please call 734/398-5570. 

Brews, Brats, and Bands

Brew, Brats & Bands at the Barn

September 9

Canton Leisure Services is once again hosting a special fundraiser that will benefit the Canton Historical Society. Event sponsors include:  Holiday Market; Liberty Street Brewing Company; Canton Brew Works; Alaphagraphics; Edward Jones Investments, Kennedy Nemier Insurance Agency Inc., and BeerFests.com to host its annual Brew, Brats, & Bands at the Barn fundraiser on Saturday, September 9 from 6 - 9 p.m. at Preservation Park, 500 N. Ridge Road.
Each 21 and over attendee can choose from a wide variety of specialty beers. Participants will also receive a commemorative mug while supplies last. Entertainment will be provided by “Standing Room Only” and “All Directions.”  Tickets are $25 if purchased by September 8 or $30 at the door. A Designated Driver ticket is $10. Advance tickets are available online at www.cantonhistoricalsociety.org. For more information, call 394-5360.

Lower Rouge River Trail

Michigan Trail Week

To celebrate Michigan’s vast and varied network of trails, the Michigan Department of Natural Resources, mParks, and the Michigan Trails and Greenways Alliance have designated September 24-30 Michigan Trail Week.  With its Trailhead located on Morton Taylor Road at Michigan Avenue, the Lower Rouge Trail is the perfect trail system to explore during this special week for hiking, biking and other outdoor activities. So, grab your friends and family, head to these Canton trails, and let the adventure begin. For additional information on Canton’s walking paths and trail system, contact the Canton Parks office at 734/394-5310. 

Canton Farmers Market

Canton Farmers Market

Be sure to stop by the Canton Farmers Market and show your support for our local farmers and vendors!  Located at 500 N. Ridge Rd., the Farmers Market takes place every Sunday from 9 am – 1 pm, rain or shine, until October 15.  This family-friendly market offers a wide variety of produce, foods, handmade items, and more.

The Village Theater's New Season

The Village Theater at Cherry Hill 2017-2018 season features a variety of talented performers, including several Grammy Award-Winning artists, all offering a wide range of unforgettable cultural experiences. Tickets for the season are on sale now at www.cantonvillagetheater.org, by calling 734/394-5300, or in person at The Village Theater Box Office Monday – Friday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Must-See Shows, include:

Check out the full 2017-2018 performance schedule online and get your tickets today! For additional information, visit www.cantonvillagetheater.org

Golfer on the links

It's Awesome Golfing Weather!

A great way to enjoy September’s cooler weather is to play 9 or 18 holes of golf at one of Canton’s premier outdoor destinations. Pheasant Run Golf Club offers challenging golf at all skill levels at a great price. Find rates and reserve a tee time here, or call 734/397-6460.

Fellows Creek Golf Club Update

Did you know that Fellows Creek Golf Club can host your birthday party, wedding/baby shower, retirement or work holiday party or even your wedding reception? The Fellows Creek banquet facility can easily hold up to 220 guests with a full-size dance floor and up to 300 guests without it!  For additional information, call 734/728-1300 ext. 4.

Youth Lacrosse Player

Spring Boys Lacrosse

Registration for Boys Spring Lacrosse is now open for all returning players and new Canton residents.  New non-resident players may register starting October 1.  Team spots are limited. This season will run March 1 to June 7 and will consist of league games and two tournaments.  Players must supply their own equipment.  Uniform is included in fees, which are $300 for Canton Residents and $360 for non-residents. For additional information, contact the Canton Sports Center at 734/483-5600.

Your Guide to Canton Leisure Services

Fall Issue of Discover Now Available!

To find the perfect activity for both kids and adults, check out Canton Leisure Services' 2017 Fall/Winter Discover Brochure or visit www.cantonfun.org.  Classes are filling, so register today! 

Be sure to take advantage of all of the these programs and activities that offer plenty of fall fun for all ages and abilities.  To find the perfect activity for both kids and adults, including ones not listed, visit www.cantonfun.org.

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