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Summit Hours of Operation

5:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. (Aquatic Center closes
at 9:30 p.m.)

6:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

(Aquatic Center closes at
7:30 p.m. Saturday & Sunday)


Click here to view a complete Aquatic Center Pool Schedule

Your Fitness and Recreation Destination

Let the Summit on the Park help you make health and wellness a top priority for you and your family! For the latest information on Summit classes, programs, events and activities, check out the Summit website or contact the front desk at 734/394-5460. 

Important Facility News

Summit on the Park Sidewalk Replacement Project Update
Please be advised that the Summit on the Park's sidewalks surrounding the facility will undergo construction in three consecutive phases starting Monday, July 23. This improvement project is expected to be completed by mid-August, weather permitting. Each construction phase is expected to last approximately one week. Please note that full access to parking lot spaces will be available throughout the duration of this project. 

Construction Phases: 

  1. Replacement of the sidewalks in front of the Recreation entrance
  2. Replacement of the sidewalks in front of the Banquet Center entrance
  3. Replacement of the sidewalks in front of the Summit's main entrance and circle drive 

Visitors to the Summit are advised to follow the directional signage, which will guide them to alternate entrances during construction. Your patience and understanding during this project are greatly appreciated. For additional information, please contact the Summit front desk at 734/394-5460.


Lifeguard Class
July 28-29 & August 4-5
Class Time: 9:00-5:30 p.m. Each Day

Looking for a flexible job with great pay?  Come join the Summit's Lifeguard Class this summer and learn what it takes to protect people around water.  Our starting pay is $11 per hour.  Contact our Aquatic Specialist at 734/394-5467 for additional information.
Register for the July/August Session here

Fee: $110M/$121R/$135NR

Water Safety Instructor Class
August 10-12 & 17-19

Are you comfortable in the water? Are you familiar with freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke and butterfly? Learn how to teach both kids and adults these strokes, as well as how to respect the water. Instructors will receive a certification to be able to teach swim lessons anywhere in the country! Registration available online here.
Fee: $220 plus Red Cross Registration Fee of $35

Summit Swim Meet
Saturday August 18, 5:30-8:00 p.m.

Swimmers must be a youth level 4 or above to participate; please also remember to fill out a registration form from the aquatic office, and also register online h

Health & Wellness

Regular Season Farmers Market
Find healthy, farm-fresh food options during the Market's regular season, which runs every Sunday, now through October 14, from 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Canton Farmers Market is an open air Market featuring a variety of Michigan grown and made food, as well as hand crafted items. Buy local and learn how your food is grown or made, all while benefiting our local economy. Find Canton Farmers Market details here

Personal Training Services at the Summit on the Park
Warmer weather is here! Get summer ready and meet with one of our personal trainers to keep on track with your personal fitness goals. Our trainers are available days, evening, and weekends to accommodate your busy schedule. Click here for more information. Sign up online or at the Summit front desk!

Summit Events

Bartlett's Kids Club
Join us every third Saturday of the month for the next Bartlett's Family Fun Activity Day!

July 21 Activity Day - Where's the Cookies?
Oh No! Who stole the cookies from the cookie jar? Not to worry ... Canton Police Officer Esselink will walk us through the steps of solving this mystery. Members will learn about collecting evidence from a crime. Make sure to "pull over" this July at the Summit on the Park.  R
egistration is required.

Members: Free 
Residents: $3 
Non Residents: $4

Open Swim To Follow (one parent admitted with each child) 

Sign up today for Bartlett's Kids Club!

Adult Services/Club 55+

NEW! Chair Volleyball - Drop In 
Now - August 30, 12:00-12:45 p.m.
Looking to have fun while getting some exercise? This is a great activity for all levels and abilities, no experience necessary. Games will be played with a beach ball and a low net in the Maple Room. Teams will consist of 6-10 participants on each side of the court. Regular participation in this activity can increase flexibility and stamina. Drop In Fee: $0M/$1R/$2NR. Click here for more events, classes, and activity opportunities at Canton Club 55+.

Tech Tips Taught by Teens
Thursday, July 19, 10:30 a.m. 

Looking for some extra help navigating the internet or your smart phone? Join us at the Canton Library for our first ever BLOCK Tech Night. Teens from the BLOCK are ready to help you one-on-one with your technology questions. You can learn to:
• Create a Facebook or Skype account
• Create an email address
• How to navigate the internet
• How to use your smart phone and more!
Limited spaces available. Please sign up with Club 55+ at the desk, online, or over the phone at 734/394-5485 before July 17. Fee: FREE

Solutions to Stress Related Health Problems
Wednesday, July 25, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
This FREE stress reduction workshop is presented by Dr. Brian Brackney. Click here to register.

Canton Club 55+ Senior Summer Games
August 20-24

Attention all adults 55+! Canton is hosting its Annual Summer Games in August. We will be kicking off this event with our Annual Golf Tournament at Pheasant Run, followed by a number of indoor, field, and court events. The games will conclude with an awards ceremony for the participants. This event is open to residents and nonresidents age 55+. Register now through August 10. To register please stop by the Club 55+ desk, call 734/394-5485 or visit online.
Team Activities – Tennis (2 per team), Golf (4 per team), Pickleball (2 per team), Trivia (4-6 per team). 
Participants do not need to sign up with a team. You will be placed on a team if you decide to sign up as an individual. 

Announcements and Deals:

Member Incentive Partner & Member 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)

  • Edible Arrangements Belleville: Present your Member Card at the store, or mention it over the phone and receive a 20% discount off of your entire purchase. (Discount not valid with any other promotions or coupons.)

Join Us Every Month for Member Appreciation Days!

Just a small way for us to say thank you, and show our appreciation for your membership! All events are offered while supplies last.

Fresh Fruit Fridays
First Friday of each month, through December 2018
Fresh fruit will be available to members all day, while supplies last. This membership perk is made possible through Summit on the "Park"nership with Holiday Market Canton.

July Member Appreciation Days
Water Bottle Wednesday - July 25

August Member Appreciation Days
Fresh Fruit Friday - August 3
Trail Mix Day - August 22
Water Bottle Wednesday - August 29
Back to School Day - August 31

Community Events

Now - August 16, 
7:30-9:00 p.m.
Heritage Park Amphitheater
Join us for another summer of music and fun at the Amphitheater in our scenic Heritage Park for your weekly dose of fresh air, family and friends!  We encourage you to bring your blankets or folding chairs while you relax and enjoy the music on the Amphitheater lawn. There will be raffles and kids’ activities at each concert. Joining us each week will be Crusin' Custom Coneys, Good Humor Ice Cream and Awesome Bounce! View a complete list of summer concert series here.

TUESDAYS ARE TERRFIC Family Music and Variety Series
Jul 17: The Gratitude Steel Band
Jul 24: Melissa and Jake
Jul 31: Guy Louis

Presented in partnership with Plymouth-Canton Community Schools 

Come Rock Out! Meet your friends and neighbors for an afternoon of music, food and fun at Heritage Park. All ages welcome.
Free concerts from 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Click here for information on all of Canton Leisure Services Summer Concert Series!

Family Movie Camp Out featuring Moana
July 13 -14
Tent Set-Up begins at 12:00 p.m.
Evening Activities begin at 6:00 p.m.

Families are invited to set up tents in Heritage Park near the North Pavilion to enjoy a movie, Moana (rated PG), at dusk. There will be plenty to do before the movie, including games, activities and entertainment for the entire family beginning at 6:00 p.m. 

Dinner & concession items will be sold Friday evening and breakfast items will be sold Saturday morning from Sweetwaters Coffee & Tea. Face painting will be available Friday Tent set up begins at noon on Friday July, 13. RV's and tents are both welcome. Please note there will be electrical or water hook up for RV's. Click here for more information.

Fee: $21 overnight camping fee or $6 wristbands for evening activities paid onsite, CASH only

14th Annual Corvettes at the Summit

Saturday, July 14, 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

This free event plays host to hundreds of Corvettes around our scenic pond in Heritage Park. Click here for more information.

Personal Safety for Teens and College Students
Saturday, July 21, 9:30-11:30 a.m.
As a parent you will worry about your teenager as they go off to college, enter the working world or even as they go about their day to day lives in general. We created this class to address some of those concerns. Teens will learn some basic life-skills that will help them make the transition into adulthood, be it in dorm life or as a high school student. Some of the topics that Canton Public Safety will cover include the importance of being a good witness and knowing your surroundings, the basics of dorm room safety, the prevalence of social media dangers and what to do if you DO become a victim of a crime. Students will see a demonstration of simple self-defense techniques by instructors from The American Karate Academy of Canton. Click here to register for this FREE event.

Rally on Ridge
Saturday, July 21, 5:30 - 9:00 p.m.
Enjoy a festive evening featuring food trucks and live music to benefit the Canton Farmers Market! Mingle with your family and friends, while indulging in some gourmet local eats. Be sure to visit our Beer Garden located in the historic Cady-Boyer Barn! Keep on the lookout for new and exciting layout changes for this year's event! Fee: Free (food truck prices vary). Click here for more information.

Save the Date!

Family Field Day featuring a movie in the park on Friday, August 10, 7:00 p.m. Click here for details.
Summit on the Park
46000 Summit Parkway
Canton, MI 48188
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