5 Things You Need to Know Today — April 22, 2012
Here's what's going on today in Plymouth and Canton.
Trivia: In terms of number of employees, what is the largest retail employer in Canton?
The answer to Saturday's trivia was Discovery Middle School.
5. Free spring movies at Canton Cinema
Canton Cinema has free kids movies at 9 and 10 a.m. today. Seats are first-come, first-served. This weekend's film is Happy Feet Two.
4. Nominate your favorite florist for Readers' Choice
Beginning Monday, we launch our next Readers' Choice poll for favorite florist, just in time for Mother's Day. Nominate your favorite so we are sure to include it! Tell us your favorites in your comments here.
3. Bewildered by the I-275 construction? Check live traffic on Patch
Commuters have found a new headache while traversing on Interstate 275 by the Ann Arbor Trail overpass. If you're trying to time your commute right or explore detours, check the Canton Patch "Commute" page (check here for Plymouth) for live traffic. We also have current gas prices listed, so you can fill up before you head out!
2. Tell us what you learned from your mother
In honor of Mothers Day on May 13, Patch is giving away two sets of four tickets to the Bump-to-Baby & Beyond Expo at The Inn at St. John's in Plymouth on Sunday, May 6. The game is simple: Tell us what you learned from your mother. You can read the contest rules and enter the contest on our contest page.
1. Reminder: Register for our April 25 education forum with Center for Michigan
Patch has partnered with the Center for Michigan to bring community conversations to communities throughout the state. We will be at Pioneer Middle School from 6-8 p.m. on April 25. Please RSVP, as space is limited. More details and a link to our signup form are available on Plymouth and Canton Patch. We will email everyone who signed up shortly to confirm your plans.