5 Things You Need to Know Today — Oct. 17, 2012
Here's what's going on today in Plymouth and Canton.
Trivia: How many female mayors have there been in the City of Plymouth?
Yesterday's trivia answer: The former Tiger Stadium (then Navin Field) opened the same day as Fenway Park, and both opened the same week the Titanic sank in 1912.
5. Pumpkin Palooza is this weekend
Get into the Halloween spirit this Sunday in downtown Plymouth for the second-ever Pumpkin Palooza. The event runs noon-3 p.m., is open to all ages, and offers games, candy and activities throughout the downtown area. Look for Plymouth-Canton Patch's tent — we'll have games and prizes!
4. Downtown Development Authority Meeting Canceled
Canton Township's Downtown Development Authority board of directors meeting has been canceled. The next meeting will be 8 a.m. Nov. 14 in the Supervisor's Conference Room in the Canton Administration Building.
3. Share your photos from the Great Lakes Regional Chili Cookoff
2. Door to Door Organics
Door to Door Organics will host a lunch and learn session 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. at Canton Public Library. This local business partners with local farmers and growers to bring fresh produce and groceries available in Michigan. Learn about eating organic and other fresh options.
1. Planning Commission Meeting
The Plymouth Township Planning Commission will meet 7 p.m. in the Town Hall meeting room. All are welcome to attend.