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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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30 Sep 2022

Trefry Monthly Flyer- October 2022

Trefry’s Monthly Flyer of notices, activities, and more.

30 Sep 2022

Child Care Worker and Early Childhood Educator Appreciation Day, October 18, 2022

Algoma District Services Administration Board Presents: Child Care Worker & Early Childhood Educator Appreciation Day

26 Sep 2022

15th Annual Big Buck Contest Registration Closing Soon!

The 2022 Johnson Township Recreation Big Buck contest registration deadline is September 30.

16 Sep 2022

September 21st, Regular Council Meeting

All information for the September 21st, 2022 Regular Council Meeting

9 Sep 2022

September Trefry’s Monthly Flyer- What’s Up Doc?

Check out this month’s featured flyer for what’s going on in the community, events, activities, recipes, and more.

6 Sep 2022

Trefry Centre Fall Colour Backroad Tour

With the fall colours starting, Trefry has planned a backroad tour around the area to showcase our beautiful surroundings. For more information, read on…