Homeschool Opportunities!


LIFT (Lifestyle Improvements for Teens): 

is a program for 7th and 8th grade students that takes place every year at Camp Au Sable. It is an opportunity for teens to learn good lifestyle choices by attending spiritual, physical, and social breakouts. Many activities are planned for them to enjoy the great outdoors and connect with other teens from the around the state. 

Where: Camp Au Sable

When: October 6-9, 2019

Cost: $70 per student

How to register: Registration information will be sent out to all the Michigan Adventist schools at the beginning of the school year. Contact your local Adventist school or the Michigan Conference Education Department at 517-316-1550, if you are interested.


Outdoor Education:

is an outdoor learning experience planned at Camp Au Sable. There are programs planned for Fall, Winter, and Spring. Each year there is one session planned in one of those seasons that is open specifically to homeschoolers. Parents are welcome to bring your homeschoolers and enjoy the beautiful outdoors by participating in a rich educational program. This year a Fall Session is being planned.

Where: Camp Au Sable

When: November 12-14, 2019

Cost: $55 per student (Parent sponsor is free and any additional adults attendees will be $70)

How to register: Registration information will be available through the Michigan Conference Education Department at 517-316-1550. 


Choir Festival:

is an opportunity for your child to participate in a one-day choir clinic with students from all over Michigan. The choir directors from Great Lakes Adventist Academy and Grand Rapids Adventist Academy come together to provide a wonderful experience for students to learn music and sing as a mass choir. At the end of the event they perform a concert that is open to the public.

Where: Great Lakes Adventist Academy


Cost: There may be a minimal cost for the music

How to register: Register by emailing Sally Smith (Associate Superintendent) at As information becomes available, she will keep you posted via email. 


Teen Bible Camp:

is a special spiritual retreat planned for grades 8-10 at Camp Au Sable. The Michigan Conference Youth and Education departments come together to offer a full spiritual experience, complete with a keynote speaker and a variety of spiritual and social activities. 

Where: Camp Au Sable

When: February 21-23, 2020

Cost: $70 per student (Parent sponsor is free)

How to register: Registration information will be available through the Michigan Conference Youth Department. Call and request registration at 517-316-1570.