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Job Opportunities within the Township of Johnson
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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 ramps; a vibrant agricultural community, including a seasonal Farmer’s Market supported by the local Mennonite community; the wildlife preserves of the Kensington Conservancy; the Central Algoma Secondary School and Johnson Township Community Centre, both regional hubs for many recreational activities. The Community Centre houses a full-sized arena that is open to rentals. Johnson Township provides a year-round range of recreational events and programs.
Johnson Township Community Centre
For booking availability, please call the arena at (705) 782-6723. Availability changes on a weekly basis.
A rental agreement for the JTCC Arena Ice may be obtained by calling the Arena Manager at (705) 782-6723, or at the Township of Johnson Municipal Office.
A rental agreement for the JTCC Hall may be downloaded from the Forms page or picked up at the JTCC or Township office.
Gordon Lake Hall
Gordon Lake Hall is a quaint little hall with kitchen facilities available to rent for family gatherings, birthday parties, showers, exercise, yoga classes etc. (protocols permitting). Call (705) 989-5612 or (705) 782-9221 to book your event!
The Johnson Township Directory offers local businesses, services, artists, freelancers and others a chance to have a web presence on the township website. If you’re interested in participating, fill out and submit the form. It will appear in the Directory as soon as it is approved.
We are a family owned and operated full service funeral home and Crematorium serving families across the North Shore since 1965. Dignity, Professionalism and Affordability are what have made us the choice of thousands of families for over fifty years.
Brian Cameron Excavating, Desbarats, Ontario.
Services and programs.
Church services and programs.
An opportunity for women to get involved in educational pursuits, political activism, personal growth and social gathering-leading to the well-being of their community and their country.
Information about services offered by the Dr. Harold S. Trefry Memorial Senior’s Centre to residents of Johnson Township.
I have been a family, couple, and self portrait photographer since 2014 and have loved every minute of it! Helping people have photographs they will cherish the rest of their lives for a reasonable price has always been my goal! Please check out my website or Facebook/Instagram page for my work! I look forward to […]
We offer employment services to both job-seekers and employers. All of our services are free of charge, funded by Employment Ontario. Employment Consultants will aid in your job search by helping design an attractive and effective resume, give leads on job openings, and suggest career paths. For employers looking to hire, there are many services […]
Johnson Township Farmer’s Market Association
IJe’s Place is an African, Caribbean, and Canadian foods business consisting of a bakery, a grocery store, and a restaurant. Our location is under construction and we are currently operating out of the Johnson Township Arena for the restaurant and baked goods shops.
Supplying all of your gardening needs.
Michael Peever Auctions
The North Channel Current is an online newspaper serving the Central Algoma area between Echo Bay and Iron Bridge.
North Channel Heating & Air Conditioning
North Channel Minor Hockey Association offers local children a place to play hockey. Practices are held in Desbarats and we play our games in the Central Algoma Hockey League in Thessalon, Blind River and Elliot Lake. Email for more information !
Making your special event one the remember.
Elementary and secondary schools.
Small-scale, emergent agriculture is where it is at! Honey, cider, garden greens, wool, lambs, chickens, turkeys, eggs and more.
Sutton Group SSM Realty Inc.
Top Notch Tree Service provides major tree removal and tree care. Commercial and residential work fully insured.
The Vulnerable Persons Registry (VPR) is a free, voluntary and confidential service aimed at improving the safety of residents living at home who would be at greater risk during emergencies.
Recreation and activity updates. View the activity archives.
Johnson Township Adult Recreational Hockey League (JTARHL) for the 2021-2022 season is now open for team and individual registration.
Registration Information for Big Buck, register by September 30th!
Are you looking for something fun to do in the month of September? Click here for Poker Run Info.
Winners and Appreciation for all Involved in this Year’s Big Pike Family Fishing Derby.
Big Pike Virtual Family Fishing Derby Information
Johnson Township is excited to support the 2021 Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup. More information included.
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Download a copy of the latest Johnson Chronicle Newsletter – October 2021 Edition.
July 2021 Downloadable Newsletter containing information and news about the Township, Covid updates, Council notes, Public Works updates, and more.
April 2021 Newsletter containing Johnson Township news including Council Meetings, Recreation programs and events, Fire Department news and tips, Public Works announcements and more.
Download a copy of the Township of Johnson March 2021 newsletter containing information and news about the Township, Covid updates, Council notes, Public Works updates, and more.
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The September 2020 Newsletter – Recreation, Public Works, Council Meetings, and more.
The July 2020 Newsletter – Recreation, Public Works, Council Meetings, and more.
Township of Johnson June 2020 Newsletter – Covid-19 event and program cancellations, FD tips and directives, Council news, Public Works, Recreation news, and more.
Township of Johnson April 2020 Newsletter – Johnson Township and Covid-19, Ontario Fire Ban, Mayor`s Message, Clerk`s Message about Council meetings, Recreation news, and more.
Township of Johnson March 2020 Newsletter – Township news and notices, council notes, recreation events and programs, Fire Department news and tips, local and regional events.
Township of Johnson February 2020 Newsletter – Township news and notices, council notes, recreation events and programs, Fire Department news and tips, local and regional events.
Township of Johnson January 2020 Newsletter – Township news and notices, council notes, recreation events and programs, Fire Department news and tips, local and regional events.
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