Scavenger Hunt

Scavenger hunts are a fun way to make discoveries in your own neighborhood, home or community!  Use the resources here to organize your own scavenger hunt and find treasures in your own backyard. 

In Your Neighborhood

Around Your House

A scavenger hunt is a fun way to spend a rainy afternoon and it can also teach shapes, colors and textures to children.  Try finding the items on the attached document in your own home.

Scavenger Hunt Around Your House

Around Canton

Drive down Ford Road to find local public art on display. Learn about each piece and where it is located at


Visit Canton Township's Arts & Heritage page to learn about different initiatives to preserve Canton's culture. Read about each of these locations in Canton, then drive around to see them in person. If you'd like, share a picture of yourself at each location with us on social media using the hashtag #howdoyou62. To learn more about Canton's history, check out information from The Canton Historical Society


Just by living in Michigan, you have access to many databases provided by EBSCO Reference Center through the Michigan eLibrary, or MeL. Try out these EBSCO Reference Center Scavenger Hunts​ to learn more about each resource.

Want more scavenger hunts? Visit the EBSCO Resources Scavenger Hunts page. For a complete list of all the databases available through the Michigan eLibrary, check out the MeL A to Z eResources list.


For something more whimsical, visit to search for Momo, the border collie, pictured in photos of various landscapes and urban settings taken by his owner Andrew Knapp.

In a Book


Head back to 62 Days of Summer for more ways to participate in the summer program!