As suburbs go, people living in Canton, MI is pretty lucky. Tucked between the Ann Arbor and Detroit, citizens can go easily to these places for fun and excitement or they can stay closer to home. For singles, Canton offers many possibilities. The Canton single person can look for a potential mate within the city or he/she can choose to branch out into other locations in the Detroit Metropolitan. Indeed, as far as activites go for singles, Canton has a lot to offer.
If you enjoy outdoor activities and athletics, there is something for you in Canton. Single people, as well as couples, can sign up for adult sports leagues organized by the city of Canton. Offers vary depending on the time of year, but softball, volleyball racquetball, and flag football teams are excellent ways to meet other single adults in the Canton Area. The city also offers drop-in dancing and martial arts classes for people who are interested in those types of activities. Lifetime Fitness is a popular co-ed health club in Canton that offers a variety of classes and other activities for its members.
In Canton, single people have a variety of different pubs where they can catch up on gossip with friends and meet many people of the opposite sex. Bailey's Pub and Grille on Canton Center North, Buffalo Wild Wings and the Rusty Nail Lounge on Ford Road, and Crow's Nest Bar and Grill on Canton Center Road are just a few places where locals go to hang out and check out other singles. Canton has many bars and lounges where you can both meet people and take them on an outing after you begin dating.
For single parents, Jungle Java on Canton Center Road is a great place to take the kids and possibly meet other single parents. Canton single parents can relax with each other, enjoying a cup of coffee or tea, while their kids play in a clean and safe indoor environment. This place is great because it not only gives single parents an opportunity to meet each other, the kids absolutely love it. The city also has an ice rink that is popular with kids and also is a good place for single parents to meet while enjoying the company of their children.
For the Canton single person who is more interested in culture and the arts, Canton offers a fine civic theater with a varied schedule featuring both plays as well as orchestras and comedy ,and moderately priced tickets. Recent events have included comedian Tom Papa, the Canton Orchestra performing Peter and the Wolf and a performance of "Bugsy."
Other activities for the Canton single person to meet other singles include a wide range of volunteer activities. You can meet people through volunteering with the local Humane Society, the Civic Center, local hospitals, etc. You can contact the United Way for a list of opportunities or you can directly contact your favorite charitable organization in the area.
In short, there are plenty of ways to meet, mingle, and find potential mates in the Canton area. Like in any other area, the important thing is to get out of the house and try something different. No matter what city you live in, potential dates are probably not going to fall at your front door.