Michigan Senior Olympics Opening Ceremony

The Opening Ceremony is scheduled to take place Friday, August 10, at Bloomer Park in Rochester Hills from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Bring the family and come join them for this free event. It includes the torch arrival ceremony, music by Captain Fantastic (Elton John Tribute Band), free food from local food trucks including Detroit BBQ Company, The Mean Weenie, Hero & Villain, Buffy’s Mex-Casian Grill, and Treat Dreams. There will also be face painting, kids’ games, vendor tables, giveaways, … [Read more...]

Registration is Now Open for the 2018 Michigan Senior Olympic Summer Games

Michigan Senior Olympics is pleased to announce that registration is now open for the 39th Annual Summer Games taking place August 10-19, throughout Oakland and Macomb Counties. Over 1,500 athletes will come from all over Michigan to complete. Athletes will have the opportunity to qualify for the 2019 National Senior Games in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Michigan Senior Olympics is a non-profit organization that promotes healthy lifestyles by organizing state games, sports competitions and … [Read more...]

Boogie Woogie Kid Benefit Concert

Benefit Concert Featuring Matthew Ball, the Boogie Woogie Kid Matthew Ball, the Boogie Woogie Kid, will perform classic Ragtime, Boogie-woogie and Blues favorites from the 20-40’s era on June 7 from 7:00 – 8:00 p.m. at the Older Persons’ Commission (OPC) 650 Letica Drive, Rochester. The tickets for this benefit concert are $10 per person and can be purchased by calling 248-659-1029. The event is open to the public. Matthew Ball, an attorney turned musician, performs as the Boogie … [Read more...]

Music, Madness, and a Mix of Motown

The Older Persons’ Commission (OPC) presents an original variety show – Music, Madness, and a Mix of Motown – running May 9-18. Matinee performances run from May 9-17 from 12:00 noon – 3:00 p.m. include lunch and are $17 per person. On May 18, the finale will be performance only beginning at 7:00 p.m. Tickets for this $14 per person. Every show is open to the public. The musical features songs from Motown’s greatest hits and will transport the audience back to the good ol’ days. Created … [Read more...]

Two Exciting Travel Destinations Planned with OPC Leisure Travel

The Older Persons’ Commission is excited to announce two unique travel opportunities, Louisville, KY “Horses, Bourbon, & Museums” trip June 6-9 and Mackinac Island a “Grand Experience” October 8-11. Discover Louisville Horses, Bourbon, & Museums June 6-9 Louisville was selected by Trip Advisor and USA Today as one of the 2018 “Destinations on the Rise” with top notch museums, restaurants, and attractions. This trip includes guided tours of the Louisville Slugger, Frazier … [Read more...]

‘A Night in Monte Carlo 2’ Annual OPC Charity Gala

16th Annual Charity Gala for the Older Persons’ Commission (OPC) Monte Carlo brings to mind European luxury and glamour, which will be the setting for the OPC’s 16th Annual Charity Gala on Saturday, April 28 at the Royal Park Hotel. “A Night in Monte Carlo 2” will be an evening of sophistication with extra elements of fun. A pre-glow will begin at 5:30 p.m. followed by an elegant dinner, with Mark Randisi performing songs by Frank Sinatra. The evening does not stop there; enjoy a full … [Read more...]

Michigan Senior Olympic Winter Games

Registration is now open for the 2018 Michigan Senior Olympic (MSO) Winter Games. The events are beginning on Wednesday, February 7 and will run until Monday, February 12 (exception of DanceSport February 18). We have 500 athletes from all over the state participating in the games. The Michigan Senior Olympics are open to anyone age 50+. Athletes compete in 5-year age groups. Schedule of Events  Extra Event - Cross Country Skiing – Saturday, January 14 Free Clinic - Wednesday, … [Read more...]

What’s New in Cosmetic Dentistry and Dental Health Free Event

Doolin Haddad Advanced Dentistry Announces an all-ages Community Update on New Cosmetic and Restorative Dental Health Treatments November 29 at the Older Person's Commission (OPC) Doolin Haddad Advanced Dentistry, a Rochester, Michigan, dental practice focusing on cosmetic, implant and restorative dentistry and serving the greater Rochester area for more than 25 years, invites the community to an informative update on new cosmetic and restorative dental options that enhance overall health and … [Read more...]

Oakland County Clerk/Register of Deeds Coming to the Older Person’s Commission in Rochester

Oakland County Clerk/Register of Deeds Lisa Brown will bring the services of her office to  the Older Persons’ Commission (OPC) in Rochester on Tuesday, November 28, through the popular Local Office Visit program. A wide range of services will be available at the OPC, located at 650 Letica Dr, Rochester, MI 48307, from 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. “Through the Local Office Visit program we hope to help eliminate scheduling or transportation barriers residents may face when receiving services from my … [Read more...]

Late Fall Happenings at the Older Person’s Commission

Late Fall Happenings at the Older Person’s Commission (OPC) in Rochester offer a chance to learn, shop, and be entertained. Open to members and non-members, admission fees for most events. Terrific Tuesday- Proud to be an American Tuesday November 14, 4:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Dr. John Todd will present on the history of the Department of Veterans Affairs and his role in designing a bill providing benefits to women and children of veterans. A light supper will be served at 4:30 p.m. and Rusty … [Read more...]