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Leave the world behind as you enter the beautiful 42-acre facility. Walking paths, tall oaks, friendly people, and a panoramic view of Lake Wawasee, Indiana’s largest natural lake, greet you as you enter this century-old Christian Retreat Center.


Kimmel Retreat House has 12 rooms with half baths and showers at the end of each halls. A meeting room and self-contained kitchen occupy the lower level. The Kimmel House has private meeting, dining and kitchen facilities. Perfect for retreats that need their own space.


Space for twelve people is available in each cabin. Two bunk rooms each with private bathrooms and a central common area with kitchen offer a perfect setting for youth, church or corporate groups looking for options to traditional lodging.




  • Bus will depart from the Notre Dame Avenue circle at
    4:00 pm on Friday.
  • Bus will return at 11:00 am on Sunday.

Casual Attire

Meals Provided

Oakwood Provides

  • Bed linens, pillows, etc. (Beds are not made, linens are
    placed on them.)
  • Towels and toilet paper.


  • Change of clothes for two overnight stays.
  • Personal items, such as: toothbrush, toothpaste, soap, etc.


MEP Retreat
September 14 -16, 2007

Coordinated by the
MEP Alumni Advisory Board (AAB)


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