Statter/Gini Retreats for Women

Retreats are open to women in AA, Al-Anon, and others whose life has been affected by alcohol. The retreat is strictly non-denominational.


St. Francis Retreat Center in DeWitt, Michigan, is midway between Lansing and St. Johns. Take the Round Lake/Dewitt exit off of US-27. Turn right, go one mile (around the curve), to light at old/business 21, and continue on Round Lake Road 1.5 miles. Retreat Center entrance will be on the right.

If coming from the west side of the state, take exit 85 off of East/North 1-69/US 27. Turn left and go into downtown DeWitt, turn right at Main Street light and watch for the Retreat Center entrance on the left.

The cost of the retreat is $180.00 with a deposit of $90.00 to be returned with a reservation form. The cost includes: a private bed, bath, linens, and six meals. The Retreat will end Sunday with lunch, approximately 1:30 p.m. Dress comfortably. 

Registration starts at 5:00 p.m. with dinner served at 7:00 p.m. The first conference begins at 7:50 p.m.

Please bring a raffle item if possible. All proceed from the raffle go toward scholarships. Also, bring a snack if you wish. Some snacks will be provided.

Upcoming Retreat Dates

  • February 4-6, 2022

  • May 13-15, 2022

  • August 5-7, 2022

  • November 4-6, 2022

Questions and Registration

Do not contact the Retreat Center. Please call one of the following retreat committee members:

  • June Olson: (734) 654-7933

  • Jeannine Chont: (734) 216-5920

  • Stacie Norway: (989) 414-7869

  • Becky Smith: (989) 277-9005

  • Terri Hoppes: (517) 420-5556

  • ​Lea Shipman (517) 282-5223​