Many High School Seniors are polishing their college application essays. 88.1 the Park’s Program Director, Alivia Wiacek, spoke with Kathleen Churchill, Plymouth-Canton Educational Park English and Personal Growth Teacher, about her work as a teacher, directing the P-CEP Writing Center, and tips and tricks for college application essays.
The Plymouth-Canton Community Schools is committed to providing a safe learning environment for students and staff in the district. Superintendent of Schools, Monica Merritt, recently spoke with the district’s new Chief Academic Officer, Beth Rayl, and the Director of School Safety and Security, John Walker. They talked about enhancing learning for all students, professional development for staff, and the importance of safety protocols.
This edition of Moments with Merritt will air on Tuesday October 15, 22 and 29, at 5:40 p.m.
88.1 the Park’s Sports Director, with the assistance of 88.1’s Sports Staff, spotlights the Women’s Volleyball Teams at Plymouth, Canton and Salem High Schools. He also looks at the Salem Volleyball Charity Event, a match between the Rocks and the Canton Chiefs. The charity event raised money for the Drew Poet Foundation and their work to fight Ewing’s Sarcoma.
WSS Volleyball October 2019
Loneliness is a problem faced by many people in our community. The Canton Community Foundation is helping residents who deal with the challenges of social isolation by forming a new group called PORCH – Providing Others Renewed Confidence and Hope. 88.1 the Park’s Public Affairs Director, Sydney Wallace, spoke with Beth Meade, President of the Canton Community Foundation, about the new program. The foundation is offering their first training session for volunteers on October 8, 2019.
Plymouth Township is making plans to add a “passive park” near Hilltop Golf Course. 88.1 the Park Staff Member, Daniel Schoenherr, had a chance to speak with Plymouth Township Supervisor Kurt Heise about the township’s plans for the park.