Goodfellows Christmas Assistance applications are available at the Reference Desk from September 15 to October 13.

Applications may also be printed from the Goodfellows website or picked up at the Canton Clerk's office.


Support the Friends of the Canton Public Library by letting Chili's do your cooking on September 14. Present the attached flyer, digital or hard copy, at Chili’s, 41680 Ford Rd. from 11:00 AM to 11:00 PM on September 14 and 20 percent of sales will go directly to supporting library programs and events. 

Here is a printable September calendar for your convenience. 

Here is a printable September program calendar for your convenience. 

Stop by Menchie's on August 17, from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. for the Friends of the Canton Public Library fundraiser at 6427 N. Canton Center Road. Be sure to show this flyer attached, printed or digital, and a percentage of each purchase will go to the Friends who support the library. Enjoy an end of summer treat!

National Night Out
Featuring a Celebration of Canton's Not In Our Town Initiative

Join your neighbors on August 1, 6:30-8:30 PM at Heritage Park for a free night out sponsored by the Canton Response to Hate Crimes Coalition, the Canton Public Library and Canton Leisure Services. Activities will promote safer neighborhoods while building a more inclusive community for all.

Events include:

  • Canton Public Safety Interactive Vehicle Display
  • Interactive Community Booths
  • Children’s Activities including Hands-On Fun with Home Depot
  • Delicious Eats
  • Give-A-Ways from Community Partners

And much more!

Here's a printable calendar for the month of July.

Here's a printable program June 2017 program calendar for your convenience. 

Here's a printable May program calendar for your convenience. 

You can make a difference this Mother's Day in the lives of women experiencing violence and abuse by donating needed items to First Step, an organization that works to eliminate domestic and sexual violence. First Step provides comprehensive services to individuals who are affected by these crimes, and the organization has requested the following items:

  • bath towels or kitchen towels
  • dish cloths
  • gift cards for local stores (Meijer, Kroger, Target, CVS, etc.)


The Canton Public Library will accept items May 7 through 21.

Thank you in advance for supporting this vital organization in our community.