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.

March 2018 Newsletter

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Click on the picture to download the Township of Johnson Newsletter for March 2018. This month’s issue features information about successful past Recreation events, upcoming Recreation programs and events including March Break Free Public Skating from HKCC North Channel. Also included are news items from the Council Chambers, information on upcoming local events, Public Works and Fire Department news and more!

March Break Free Skating at JTCC Arena, Desbarats

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Johnson Township Recreation and Healthy Kids Community Challenge North Channel announce Free Skating during March Break at the JTCC Arena, Desbarats.

Johnson Twp/Cu-Jo Memorial Family Hockey Tournament, March 23, 24

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Johnson Twp/Cu-Jo Memorial Family Hockey Tournament, March 23, 24, Johnson Township Community Center Arena, Desbarats – Now open for team registration.

“Everything Country” – YAPA Event Soliciting Vendors for May 5

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Youth Algoma Poultry Association is looking for vendors for their “Everything Country – Feather and Fur sale” event, co-sponsored by Johnson Township Recreation, to be held on Saturday, May 5, 9am to 2PM at the Johnson Township Community Centre.

Candidate Information Sheet – Municipal Elections 2018

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Candidate Information Sheet and Important dates and deadlines for the Municipal Elections 2018.

Municipal Election 2018 – Interested in Running for Office?

Information from the Township of Johnson about the Municipal Elections 2018, including info about how to run for office and filing deadlines.

Free Sunday Public Skating from the HKCC North Channel!

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Free Sunday night skating at the JTCC, Arena, Desbarats, 6:30 PM, sponsored by the Healthy Kids Community Challenge North Channel.

Arena Canteen is now Open!

The Canteen at the Johnson Township Community Centre Arena, Desbarats, is now open, as of January 7, 2018