About Kettunen Center
Kettunen Center is a complete conference and retreat facility that provides place and space to support 4-H volunteer and youth development programming. Owned by the Michigan 4-H Foundation, Kettunen Center has emerged as a premier facility for the youth, volunteer and professional development needs of 4-H and many other non-profit and governmental organizations.
Kettunen Center annually hosts 250 conferences, including 50 4-H programming events. These events attract more than 11,000 visitors to Kettunen Center each year. The facility offers overnight accommodations for up to 200 people, dining facilities and eleven meeting rooms with a number of additional informal indoor and outdoor gathering spaces. It is located on the shores of Center Lake in Tustin, Mich. and features 153 acres of forest, waterfront and wetlands.
Kettunen Center closed permanently July 1, 2020. Read more.
Kettunen Center mission statement
Kettunen Center is a focal point for statewide 4-H leader training and development and serves as a learning center for many other groups. We offer programs and services which reflect the values of 4-H and the center’s natural resources.