The Giving Hope Women’s Giving Circle will host their Signature Event on April 13, at Fox Hills Golf and Banquet Center in Plymouth. The fundraiser will benefit the Shapedown program at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital. Shapedown is a weight management and healthy living program for parents and kids. Bill Keith spoke with Beth Meade, Managing Director of Donor Relations for the Canton Community Foundation, and Beth Darnell and Bev Kuznicki from St. Joseph Mercy Hospital and the Shapedown program.
Canton Township’s Director of Public Safety, Todd Mutchler, has resigned to take a new job with Northville Township. He will become their Deputy Director of Police Services on May 9. He served Canton Township for 28 years beginning as a patrol officer. 88.1 the Park’s Sam Badger talked with Director Mutchler about his career in Canton, changes in the community, changes in policing and his new job with Northville Township.
Saba Mangla talked with Jennifer Neumann, Choir Director at Plymouth-Canton Educational Park, about the choir’s upcoming trip to Italy. They will be performing in Italy during the student’s Spring Break.
Max Jenkins talks with Randi Williams, Community Impact and Special Events Coordinator for the Plymouth Community United Way, about their work in Canton and Plymouth.
Midha Mashhood speaks with Eva Davis, the Director of the Canton Public Library and the Co-Chair of the Canton Response to Hate Crime Coalition, about the Get To Know Your Muslim Neighbor event that the library is hosting on Saturday February 27. Those who attend will be able to practice calligraphy, get removeable Henna tattoos, sample Arab food and talk with Muslim residents of Canton.