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Established in 1889 and home to the hamlet of Desbarats, Johnson Township is located 60 km east of Sault St. Marie on the historic TransCanada highway.  With access to the beautiful North Channel of Lake Huron, Johnson Township is also home to several freshwater lakes with public beaches and boat launches, along with the wildlife preserves of the Kensington Conservancy for all to enjoy. Johnson Township provides a year-round range of recreational events and programs that are both indoors and outdoors; utilizing the Community Centre, Arena, and surrounding grounds. The Community Centre houses a full-sized arena along with a kitchen, that is available for rentals for all events. Central Algoma Elementary & Secondary School accommodates some of these programs, along with being an educational center for your child’s development. Johnson Township truly is a vibrant agricultural community, with a seasonal Farmer’s Market supported by the local talents and Mennonite community; being a place to enjoy the fresher things in life. Stop in and enjoy everything Johnson Township has to offer from the history of the town, to the new memories that can be made.

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6 Dec 2022

December 11th Kid’s Christmas Party

Are you and the kids ready to start the Holidays off right? Come check out our Kid’s Christmas Party!

6 Dec 2022

December 2022 Newsletter

Check out this month’s newsletter for all the fun Holiday Events to look forward to!

15 Nov 2022

Deer Check 2022 Poster/Information

Hey all you hunters out there! Check out this years deer check poster for more information.

10 Nov 2022

November Monthly Newsletter

This Month’s Township news, updates, and events

2 Nov 2022

Trefry Monthly Flyer- November, 2022

Check out this month’s Trefry flyer for November

1 Nov 2022

Johnson Township Adult Recreational Hockey League (JTARHL) 2022-2023 Season

Johnson Township Adult Recreational Hockey League (JTARHL) registration is now open for the 2022-2023 season.