Travel with the OPC: Motor City Brew Tours

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Sample the best Detroit breweries have to offer with the Motor City Brew Tour happening Thursday, September 24, 2015. You'll have an opportunity to try four samples at each of the three stops and non-alcoholic options will be available at two of the locations. A light lunch, water, and snacks will also be offered on the bus. Hurry! The refund deadline for this trip is Friday, August 21. All OPC trips can be found online at www.OPCSeniorCenter.org. Please note, travelers do not have to be … [Read more...]

Travel with the OPC: Saugatuck

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Discover firsthand on Thursday, September 10, 2015 why USA Today has named Saugatuck, ‘Best Summer Weekend Escape’ and ‘Best Coastal Small Town in America.' During your daylong excursion you'll experience a Victorian ferry ride, a harbor and land tour, and of course, shopping! Hurry! The refund deadline for this trip is Friday, August 21. All OPC trips can be found online at www.OPCSeniorCenter.org. Please note, travelers do not have to be OPC members, but they must be 50+ to travel … [Read more...]

Travel with the OPC: NOLA

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Let the good times roll in the the New Orleans, Louisiana, March 9 - 13, 2016. During your stay in the Big Easy, you'll enjoy three guided walking tours through the French Quarter, Garden District, and Cemetery District, along with other opportunities to explore the city. Hurry! The refund deadline for this trip is Friday, October 2. All OPC trips can be found online at www.OPCSeniorCenter.org. Please note, travelers do not have to be OPC members, but they must be 50+ to travel on these trips … [Read more...]

Travel with the OPC: Detroit Tigers’ Game

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Spend a day at Comerica Park watching the Detroit Tigers take on the Anaheim Angels, Thursday, August 27, 2015. You'll enjoy lower baseline box seats, hot dog and pop, and hopefully a Tigers' victory! Hurry! The refund deadline for this trip is Friday, July 24. All OPC trips can be found online at www.OPCSeniorCenter.org. Please note, travelers do not have to be OPC members, but they must be 50+ to travel on these trips and all non-members pay a $10 fee. Call (248) 659-1030 or (248) … [Read more...]

Start Your Engines at the OPC Classic and Muscle Car Show

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Come on down and enjoy a fun family outing at the Older Persons’ Commission Classic and Muscle Car Show on Saturday, July 25 in the OPC’s upper parking lot from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. This event is free and open to the public and includes food, music, and of course, classic cars! Attendees are encouraged to bring their own classic and muscle cars. For more information, please contact Jeremy Ridky at 248-608-0295. The event is sponsored by Comfort Keepers. … [Read more...]

Travel with the OPC: Charity Island

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Join the Older Persons’ Commission (OPC) as they take off on another adventure on Wednesday, August 5, 2015! Enjoy a leisurely cruise and a scrumptious dinner as you travel from Caseville to Charity Island. Breathtaking views are thrown in at no extra cost. Hurry! The refund deadline for this trip is Friday, June 26. All OPC trips can be found online at www.OPCSeniorCenter.org. Please note, travelers do not have to be OPC members, but they must be 50+ to travel on these trips and all … [Read more...]

Travel with the OPC: Mackinac Island

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Join the Older Persons’ Commission (OPC) as they take off on another adventure on October 18-20, 2015! Travel comfortably via motor coach to the majestic Grand Hotel on historic Mackinac Island. You’ll spend your days immersed in a simpler time, along with tours, delicious food, and of course, fudge. Hurry! The refund deadline for this trip is Friday, June 12. All OPC trips can be found online at www.OPCSeniorCenter.org. Please note, travelers do not have to be OPC members, but they … [Read more...]

Travel with the OPC: King Tut Exhibit

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Join the Older Persons’ Commission (OPC) as they take off on another adventure on Wednesday, July 22, 2015! Travel comfortably via motor coach to the Grand Rapids Museum and step back to the time of ancient Egypt and King Tut. After the tour, you’ll enjoy a delightful lunch at the Pearl Street Grill. Hurry! The refund deadline for this trip is Friday, June 19. All OPC trips can be found online at www.OPCSeniorCenter.org. Please note, travelers do not have to be OPC members, but they must … [Read more...]

Adventure Awaits You in Beautiful Amish Country!

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Join the Older Persons’ Commission for two days and one night of food, flowers, and fun Tuesday, July 28 and Wednesday, July 29 in Shipshewana. The trip cost is based on occupancy. All OPC trips can be found online at www.OPCSeniorCenter.org. Please note, travelers do not have to be OPC members, but they must be 50+ to travel on these trips and all non-members pay a $10 fee.   … [Read more...]

OPC’s ‘Dash Down the Clinton River Trail’ to Benefit Meals on Wheels

Lace up your running shoes and get ready to ‘Dash Down the Clinton River Trail’ in support of Meals on Wheels on Saturday, June 6. The 5K Run/Walk race will begin at 8 a.m. at the Older Persons’ Commission (OPC) in Rochester, MI and all proceeds will benefit Meals on Wheels of Northern Oakland County, which provides daily meals for homebound senior seven days a week. According to the press release, the need to support the Meals on Wheels program in our community is great because of the … [Read more...]