OPC April 2023 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.
Meet the Mayors
April 3 | Dining Room | 10am – Rochester Hills Mayor Bryan Barnett
April 25 | Library | 4:30pm – Rochester Mayor Stuart Bikson
Stay up to date on happenings in your community. The OPC is located at 650 Letica Drive, Rochester.
650 Mid-Day Show: D&A Duo
April 13 | 2:30pm to 4pm | $15
Spring is here! Join us to celebrate with the D&A Duo! Meet up with friends, enjoy the incredible music of Allan & Donna Nahajewski and feast on light appetizers and refreshments. Register by calling (248) 659-1029. Cost: $15. The OPC is located at 650 Letica Drive, Rochester.
April 14 | 10am
Identity Theft – What you need to know. Presented by Xenia Woltmann, from Rochester Wealth Strategies. Register by calling (248)659-1029. $2 drop-in fee. The OPC is located at 650 Letica Drive, Rochester.
April 20 | 5:30pm | $35
Pairing Michigan wines with Michigan Food! A 5-course wine pairing dinner featuring the culinary talents of Sue Malinowski and Michigan wines. Presented by Sommelier Ryan Wargo from Woodberry Wines. Register by calling (248) 659-1029. Cost: $35. The OPC is located at 650 Letica Drive, Rochester.
April 29 | 1pm | $5
Wear your 1920’s attire and get ready to shake your fringe! Prizes for the best dressed, enjoy some refreshments. Special appearance by the Shane Gang Cloggers. Register by calling (248) 659-1029. Cost: $5. The OPC is located at 650 Letica Drive, Rochester.
Caring & Sharing Loss Support Group
April 7 & 21
10am to Noon
10am to 11am – Newcomers
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
April 11 | 2pm to 3pm
Support group for those caring for loved ones with Alzheimer’s or Dementia. Respite care is available. The OPC is located at 650 Letica Drive, Rochester. For more information call (248) 659-1029 or visit opcseniorcenter.org.
Women's Luncheon - Tabloid Eleanor Roosevelt
April 27 | 1pm | $14 in Dining Room
Find out more about the life of this facinating woman! The tabloids of today would have a field day with Eleanor Roosevelt, starting from her childhood right up to her time in the U.N. Her husband's affairs as well as her affairs of the heart would have been all over the National Enquirer. She was an outspoken supporter of the rights of women, Blacks and workers at a time when it was not popular.
Visually Impaired Group
April 28 | 10am to 11:30am
Support group providing information, socialization, support and speakers to those with low vision. Register by calling (248) 608-0246. The OPC is located at 650 Letica Drive, Rochester. For more information, visit opcseniorcenter.org.
April 5 | 5:30pm to 7:30pm
This group which meets at OPC, is associated with the Michigan Parkinson Foundation, featuring programs for everyday living, sharing and support. Call 586.612.2744 for information. Newcomers welcome! The OPC is located at 650 Letica Drive, Rochester.
Parkinson’s Care Partner Group
April 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 Kathy Walton 248.568.3549. The OPC is located at 650 Letica Drive, Rochester.
Medical Equipment Loans
Available for short term use:
Walkers – Wheelchairs – Canes – Shower stools – Transfer benches
To schedule a loan pickup, call 248-608-0248 and leave a voicemail with your name, contact number and item you need or wish to donate or return.
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
March 20, 2023, OPC and Rochester.Life Staff. Updated April 10, 2023.