The Five Star Life
Leadership Training Facility

Five Star Life Fall Programs at Summit LIMITED SPOTS STILL AVAILABLE!

Afterschool Programs at Summit 2021

Students grades 2-8 can join us this fall for a 4 week program designed to develop their skills and abilities in their specific program of choice, take them on a journey through our social-emotional learning curriculum, and hold them accountable to their academics. No equipment needed to attend.

Five Star Life Horsemanship 101 (Grades 2-4)

Five Star Life Nature Education 101 (Grades 4-6)                                   

          (Fishing, Boating, Hiking, and more!)

Five Star Life Archery 101  (Grades 6-8)

Cost: $100 (4 week program)

Schedule: Thursdays from 4:30-6:30pm  (check in between 4:20-4:30) If unable to arrive until 4:40-4:45. Please inform the Business Office at

** Dates Subject to Change**

November – 4, 11, 18

December – 2

Hosted at Summit: 

14260 US Highway 12, Union, MI 49130

Five Star Life Fall Leadership Day 2021

Kids in grades 3-8 can join us for a Five Star Life Camp Day at Summit on Saturday, NOVEMBER 13! This will be a day filled with fun and engaging outdoor experiences designed to develop and challenge students. Some of our experiences include: archery, hatchet throwing, fishing, rock wall, gaga ball, 9-square, horsemanship, and more (itinerary will differ for each grade). 

Cost: $35 

Schedule: Saturday, November 13, from 10-4:00 pm  (check in is between 9:30-9:50).

Please inform the Business Office at

Hosted at Summit: 

14260 US Highway 12, Union, MI 49130

Summit is Five Star Life’s 300-acre leadership training center located in Union, Michigan. At Summit, we integrate the soft skills kids have developed through our social emotional learning, mindset, and character curriculum with a variety of specific hard skills (equine, archery, nature education, adventure, art, and many more). Summit provides the perfect on-ramp for kids to pursue and develop these hard skills, an introduction to a new world of possibilities, while also focusing on mindset development.

Programs offered include

  • Equine Learning and Horsemanship
  • Adventure Learning (high ropes course, rock wall & teambuilding )
  • Target Learning with Archery and Hatchet Throwing  (in partnership with USA Archery/US Junior Olympics)
  • Nature Education (fishing, boating, water biology swimming, hiking, gardening, zoology, birds of prey, botany, & more)
  • Overnight summer camps
  • Leadership day camps
  • 1-day camps with opportunities to experience multiple areas
  • Multi-week sessions for in-depth learning in a specific skill area

Different programs are offered throughout the year. Check back here and watch your email for announcements on upcoming programs.

Be sure to follow us on Facebook and Instagram for program announcements.

Upcoming programs:

Five Star Life Summer Camp Days

Join us at Summit (our 300 acre training facility) and experience various programming opportunities that are designed with our Five Star Life social and emotional learning curriculum. Learning Centers may include:

Target Adventure archery, hatchet throwing, target sports

Summit Adventure high ropes course, rock wall, team building

Nature Education boating, fishing, nature exploration, hike, gardening, birds of prey, biology, etc. 

Equine horsemanship (miniature horse and quarter horses), farm experience

Five Star Life Arts arts and crafts, dance, creative writing, music)

Summit Games  9-square, gaga ball, carpet ball


$40 per Five Star Life Summer Camp Day

Lunch is included

Scholarship Lottery 

You can register to join the Scholarship Lottery below. Scholarships will be awarded based on the available funds. If you are chosen for a scholarship slot, your cost will only be $10.  


**Due to the frequently changing circumstances, dates and available programs are subject to change. MORE PROGRAM DATES MAY BE ADDED WHEN SCHEDULED PROGRAMS SELL OUT**


Friday, June 18  Grades 3-12 (based on the last grade completed)

Saturday, June 26  Grades K-12 (based on the last grade completed)

Friday, July 9 Grades 3-12 (based on the last grade completed)

Saturday, July 24 Grades K-12 (based on the last grade completed)


Registration (AT SUMMIT): 9:00 am- 9:30 am

Pick-Up (at Summit):  4:00 pm

Five Star Life Office: 574.266.4038 



Summit: 14260 US Highway 12, Union, MI 49130

The Future of Summit

Goodwin Center Concept
Goodwin Center Progress
Horse Stables Concept
Equine Learning
Horse Stables Progress
Equine Learning
Racetrack Concept
Racetrack Progress
Summit Adventure Concept
Summit Adventure Progress - The Ropes Course
The Lake Concept
The Lake Progress
Summit Entrance Concept
Five Star Sports Complex

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