CANTON - The Canton Fitness Center, located at 38 E. Main St., Canton, will be celebrating its one-year anniversary soon.

"There will be lots of free things to try and see, and giveaways," said manager Dawn Pepper. "Mark your calendars."

Anniversary celebration week activities will be held from Jan. 2 through a culminating celebration/open house from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 5.

According to the center's news release:

"During the week, guests and visitors can pick up a free access pass to try out the gym and any of the group fitness classes offered that week. Members and guests can also register for prizes such as sweatshirts, gym bags, etc. to be given away at the Open House celebration."

"Visitors to the Open House will be able to get information on memberships, talk with staff, see the results from the Fit Female Challenge winners and register for a three-month gym membership giveaway. KC101, your hometown country radio station, will be on site for a live broadcast from 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Visitors will have a chance to try out new healthy and gluten free menu items from I.H.S. restaurant, as well as sample newly stocked Muscle Milk protein shake flavors and protein bars. While at the open house be sure to check out the natural health product information table and pick up some free samples. Visit Canton Fitness Center on Facebook or on the web at"

"This is a great time to get signed up for the New Year and start on the way to a healthier lifestyle. Canton Fitness Center professional staff can help make your fitness goals a reality in 2013. Mark your calendars for the Open House on Jan. 5, 2013 from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m."

For more information, call (570) 673-5813.