Looking for a Retreat Center in Battle Creek?

First Presbyterian’s Retreat Center in Battle Creek, MI is an attractive place to hold family reunions, graduation parties, holiday celebrations, meetings and other gatherings. It serves as an arm of the church’s ministry, outreach and fellowship.

It’s located at 20398 Waubascon Road, Battle Creek, MI 49017, less than five miles from downtown making it one of the more convenient year-round event venues in Battle Creek.


The main level of the center is barrier free with a central meeting area that can seat up to 70 people. If you are looking for a place to hold meetings in Battle Creek, there are conference tables and chairs available for your set up. A fireplace and deck to the outside add to the ambiance. A full kitchen and restrooms complete the package. The lower level has an additional conference room, restrooms and showers. The building has central heating and air conditioning.

Retreat Center - Interior


The Retreat Center is located on 22-1/2 acres of wooded, rolling terrain. There are picnic tables and a grill available outside of the center. A ball diamond and game area are located on the grounds and a nature trail winds around a lake. All this combines to make it a favorite among family reunion locations and receptions in Battle Creek.

Retreat Center - Front in Fall

Smoking and alcohol are not allowed on the premises. 

To check available dates, please contact the church office at 269-964-3700 during business hours.