Family Retreat - Kettunen I, MI

July 11 - July 15, 2018 · Tustin, MI
  • Estimated Family Cost: $1495
  • Estimated STM Cost: $465

About This Retreat

For retreat information call 231-631-0745.

Join Joni and Friends Western Michigan at the Kettunen Family Retreat which is situated on 160 acres of northern Michigan's rolling hills and forests on Center Lake. Kettunen Center provides beauty, serenity, and tranquility in a natural setting with many opportunities to unwind and explore. There is a beautiful private beach with a mile lake frontage which includes swimming, canoes, kayaks, paddle boats, a wheelchair accessible fishing dock and pontoon. 

90 miles north of Grand Rapids
Kettunen Center
14901 4-H Drive
Tustin, MI 49688-9470

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*STMs must arrive one day prior for training.


  • Air conditioning
  • Private hotel style rooms, some with roll-in showers
  • All linens and towels provided


  • Pantoon
  • Canoes
  • Kayaks
  • Paddle Boats
  • Swimming
  • Fishing on Wheelchair Accessible Dock
  • Horseback Riding
  • Free Hair Cuts
  • Free Massages

About the Retreat Location

Kettunen Center is a full-service conference center owned and operated by the Michigan 4-H Foundation. Located outside of Tustin, Michigan, Kettunen Center is the natural place for adult and youth retreats, workshops, conferences and other events such as band camps, weddings and family reunions.

Retreat Location Amenities

Each room has two double beds and a large private bathroom. There are 3 handicapped accessible rooms on each floor. There is also a lounge on each floor with a TV, seating area and mini-refrigerator, microwave and sink.

For Families

The day-to-day realities of life with a disability can be overwhelming. At Family Retreat your family will find the strength and joy of the Lord in an environment where you feel welcomed, understood and accepted.

Apply as a Family 

For Volunteers (STMs)

Join us as a Short Term Missionary (STM). You’ll be matched with a child or adult with a disability—a perfect fit for both of your personalities and abilities. Your job? To simply be a friend, give the gift of your time and love… to come alongside and make a new beginning possible for you and your new friend!

Apply as a Volunteer (STM)