Established in 1889 and home to the hamlet of Desbarats, Johnson Township is located in Ontario’s beautiful Algoma District, 60 km east of Sault Ste. Marie off of the historic TransCanada highway. Year-round activities including the Johnson Township Community Center Arena, a seasonal weekly Farmer’s Market, a local produce market, maple syrup producers, family farms, fishing, boating, hunting, snowmobiling, skating and other pastimes in a gorgeous rural setting.


Official List of Candidates

Soccer Schedules 2018

North Shore Soccer Schedules 2018

Summer Highland Dance Program 2018

Johnson Township and Emma Robinson are offering an 8-week Introduction to Highland Dance Program at the Community Centre, July 4 to August 22.

North Channel Summer Swim Program 2018

North Shore Summer Swim Program 2018 is open for registration.

Community Night 2018, Saturday, July 14

Desbarats Community Night, Saturday, July 14.

Reg McHale Memorial Big Pike Family Fishing Derby, June 23

Johnson Township Recreation and Fire Department presents the FOURTH annual Reg McHale Memorial Big Pike Family Fishing Derby, Saturday, June 23, 2018

Road Closures

Road Closures scheduled in the Township of Johnson, summer 2018,

June 2018 Newsletter

Click on the picture to download the Township of Johnson Newsletter for June 2018. This month’s issue features information about successful past Recreation events, upcoming Recreation programs and events. Also included are featured items from the Council Chambers, information on upcoming local events, upcoming Road Closures, Public Works and Fire Department news and more!