Upcoming Day Trips From the OPC

Senior Trip to the Detroit Auto Show

Experience an automotive event unlike any other on January 17 with an Older Persons’ Commission trip to the Detroit Auto Show from 9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. At the Detroit Auto Show individuals will have the opportunity to see up-close the vehicles and technologies that will shape the future automotive landscape. From muscle and electric cars to high-performance supercars and trucks, the Auto Show has something for  everyone. Lunch is on your own from plenty of options in Cobo. Motor coach. Cost is $49. Call the OPC for details and to register at 248-608-0258.

Older Persons' Commission

Older Persons’ Commission

Parade Company & Fisher Building Tour

Venture into the magical Parade Company on February 8, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. and experience a behind the scenes look at America’s Thanksgiving Parade. Learn about the Parade’s fascinating history, explore the 200,000 square-foot storyland of floats and see how their award-winning artisans bring them to life. Included lunch is assorted pizzas and salads at the original Buddy’s Pizza. Following lunch we’ll enjoy a Pure Detroit guided tour of Detroit’s largest art object-the Fisher Building. Built in 1928, learn intimate details and see firsthand the exquisite design of the interior arcade including one-of-a-kind mosaics, breathtaking fresco ceilings, Art Deco chandeliers and some of the era’s finest craftsmanship in stone, brass and bronze. Motor coach. Cost is $70 Call the OPC for details and to register at 248-608-0258.

The Older Persons’ Commission is a non-profit state-of-the-art senior community center for people 50+ in Rochester, MI. OPC offers nutrition and transportation services, senior resources, health and wellness programs, leisure travel, performing arts and intergenerational programs. The Health and Wellness Department amenities include a cardio and weight room, lap and therapy pool, fitness classes, walking track, personal training, Crittenton Wellness Center and full size gym.

For more information, call (248) 659-1021 or visit www.opcseniorcenter.org.

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