Upcoming Classes and Events for Residents 50+ at the OPC

Join the OPC for upcoming classes and fitness events during the month of April. Come see why OPC is a great place to be 50+ To register for classes, 248-656-1403 and press “0”.

Older Person's Commission

Older Person’s Commission


Mr. Maibauer, retired orthopedic doctor, will share his knowledge and expertise with Men’s Breakfast guests on April 5 from 8-9am in classroom 2 & 3. The doctor also will bring several items to show that are used in orthopedic surgery. Cost is $5. To register for any or all breakfasts call 248-656-1403 press “0” by 11:00 am, day prior.


On April 12 enjoy a Light supper at 4:30 pm and John Galagher  from the Detroit Free Press will be speaking  at 5:20 pm. Concert by the Rusty Musicians at 6:30 pm. Cost: $7 MEMBERS / $10 NON-MEMBERS 50+ Tickets required, call: 248-608-0251. Come see why Tuesdays are so Terrific.


Adult Coloring Class will be held on Wednesday, April 13 from 1-3pm in Studio 1. Feeling burdened by technology and modern life chaos? Coloring helps you reconnect with a simpler, more spontaneous way of being.  Focus your mind, unlock your creativity and calm your soul. Learn about color and shading. Supplies: Bring colored pencils or markers.  Coloring pages provided or bring an adult coloring book. Instructor is Cherie Hartwick  and the cost is $5.


The Annual $6 Sale will be held at the OPC on April 14 from 9am-5pm. Great values on items such as rings, watches, bracelets, scarves, ties, sunglasses, belts, earrings, cuff links, purses, wallets, totes, reading glasses, pendants, chains, seasonal accessories, gadgets, gifts and much more will all be a part of this year’s $6 Dollar Sale benefitting the OPC. Everything is up to 80% off retail value! Find out more at www.opcseniorcenter.org


Watercolor class takes place on Fridays, April 15-May 6. Classes are held from 9:30-11:30am in Studio 1. Learn to mix colors and create interesting paintings including florals, landscapes and still lifes. Experiment with a variety of techniques: salt, wax paper, saran wrap & more. Call for supplies needed. Instructor is Pete Snodgrass and the cost for the class series is $50.


Join the Fusing Glass class on April 28 from 9am-12pm in Studio 1. Fusing involves stacking/layering thin sheets of glass to create patterns and simple images. Pieces bond together when the stack is fired. Beginners create a simple, unique pendant. Int. experiment and enhance your skills. Supplies:  Provided for fee to instructor  $20/Beg $25/Int. Bring safety glasses. Instructor is Tom Franzosi  and the cost is $10.


Meet the Interim CEO & president of Crittenton Hospital, Terry Hamilton on April 28 from 12-2pm in the Corner Dining Room for this month’s Women’s Luncheon.  He will share with guests information about the transition of Crittenton to becoming part of the Ascension Hospital family.  Cost for lunch is $12.

Maureen Esther/Great Women in History

Maureen Esther, an OPC favorite, will be back on May 2 from 1-2pm for ‘Great Women in History’. Esther will share stories about some of history’s most fascinating women.  Maureen will span the centuries from King Tut’s wife, Ankhesenamun, to Henry VIII’s wives and beyond. Cost is $5

Save the Date for the Walk/Run for Meals on June 4

The Rochester OPC is celebrating the 10th Annual OPC 5k Run or Walk for Meals. Online registration is open until Wednesday, June 1st. Packet pickup and registration is available at the OPC on Thursday, June 2nd and Friday, June 3rd from 7 AM Until 8 PM. Day of registration starts at 6:30 AM and price goes up $5. To register online, visit https://register.eastsideracingcompany.com/register/?id=1093

Join the OPC for upcoming classes and fitness events during the month of April. Come see why OPC is a great place to be 50+ To register for classes, 248-656-1403 and press “0”.

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