OPC October 2022 Events!
Mon – Thurs | 8:30am – 7:30pm
Friday | 8:30am – 3:30pm
Saturday | 8am – 2pm
OPC membership is available at no charge to all residents 50+ of Rochester, Rochester Hills and Oakland Township. Registration forms are available at OPC or online at opcseniorcenter.org. You must register in person as proof of residency is required. The OPC is located at 650 Letica Drive, Rochester.
OPC 50+ Expo
October 6 | 9am to 2pm
Health and lifestyle fair for seniors. The event includes free admission, free parking, health screenings, great raffle prizes and fun! Delicious food available for purchase. The vendor fair will take place until 1pm. At 1:15, Dr. Partha Nandi, MD and Chief Health Editor of WXYZ ABC Detroit will be the keynote speaker. The Expo is open to the public.
OPC 650 Players Fall Show – School Daze
October 25, 26, 31, November 1 & 2 | 12-3:00pm
October 28 | 6-8:00pm
Live Luncheon Variety Shows reminiscing about all of your favorite school memories$10 ticket includes show, lunch & dessert. Prizes for the best costume on Halloween! October 28 evening performance ($12) includes show & dessert – Teacher Appreciation Night! Reserved seating for parties of 8 or more. The show is open to the public, and the OPC is located at 650 Letica Drive, Rochester. Tickets available by calling (248)659-1029, or visit opcseniorcenter.org.
MEET THE MAYORS
Stay up to date on happenings in your community. The OPC is located at 650 Letica Drive, Rochester.
October 3 | 10am – Rochester Hills Mayor Bryan Barnett
October 25 | 4:30pm – Rochester Mayor Stuart Bikson
Caring & Sharing Loss Support Group
October 7 & 21 | 10am to 11am – Newcomers
October 7 & 21 | 11am to Noon – Continued Support
Participating in a grief support group can be a healthy step in the healing process. Meet others who are dealing with similar losses and gain a better understanding of the grief process. Register by calling (248)608-0261. The OPC is located at 650 Letica Drive, Rochester. For more information, visit opcseniorcenter.org.
Alzheimer’s/Dementia Caregivers Group
October 1 | 2pm to 3pm
Support group for those caring for loved ones with Alzheimer’s or Dementia. Respite care is available. Register by calling (248)608-0261. The OPC is located at 650 Letica Drive, Rochester. For more information visit opcseniorcenter.org.
Parkinson's Care Partner Group
October 26 | 1pm to 3pm
This group provides an opportunity for those who are caring for their loved one to come together for support, sharing and time to talk with others who are also living with Parkinson’s. Call facilitator: (248)568-3549.
Parkinson's Support Group
October 5 | 5:30pm to 7:30pm
This group meets at OPC, is associated with the Michigan Parkinson’s Foundation and features programs for every day living, sharing and support. The OPC is located at 650 Letica Drive, Rochester. For information or to register, please call (584)612-2744.
Travel with the OPC – The Art of Disney Costumes at the Henry Ford
October 20 | 9am to 4pm
Enjoy a visit to The Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation along with a special Disney Costume exhibit. This exhibition explores six decades of Disney films and shares costume design incorporating 79 costumes from 32 films. You will see 70 original pieces along with insights from designers, interactives and a special film.
Lunch is on your own within the museum. Tickets are $77, includes motorcoach transport. Registration deadline is September 16. The OPC is located at 650 Letica Drive, Rochester. For more information, call (248) 659-1030 or visit opcseniorcenter.org.
Travel with the OPC – ‘Pickleball’ at the Purple Rose Theatre
November 9 | 11am to 7pm
A world premiere by Jeff Daniels. In a wild comedy about America’s fastest growing sport, four below-average players must overcome their limitations in order to achieve greatness. Included lunch before the play at Karl’s Kabin. Tickets are $122, include lunch, theatre tickets and motorcoach transport. Registration deadline is October 14.
The OPC is located at 650 Letica Drive, Rochester. For more information, call (248) 659-1030 or visit opcseniorcenter.org.
ABOUT THE OLDER PERSONS' COMMISSION (OPC)
The Older Persons' Commission (OPC) provides something for everyone 50+ with a wide array of personal enrichment, fitness, aquatic, social and travel offerings. We also offer supportive senior services such as Meals on Wheels, Adult Day Service, Transportation and more. Residents 50+ of the City of Rochester Hills, City of Rochester and Charter Township of Oakland are automatically members of the 90,000 sq. ft. state-of-the-art facility. The OPC is located at 650 Letica Drive, Rochester, MI 48307
September 20, 2022, OPC and Rochester.Life Staff