Marilyn McDonald describes the rural nature of Rochester when she moved here nearly 50 years ago. Her memories include stories about driving the first minivans run by the Older Person’s Commission, the early days of the Senior Center, and the first time the center made 500 pies for Rochester’s Art & Apples Festival. Recorded at the OPC Senior Center on February 19, 2010, by Mary Cox. Run time 37:27. listen now
Posted on 12/09/2010
/ People Miller Marye, Hartter Ruth
Marye Miller, director of the Older Persons Commission Senior Center, reflects on her years building and leading one of the nation's premier senior community centers. Miller's work in the community meeting the needs of older adults is particularly meaningful at this moment in history, as the Baby Boomer generation enters the 65+ age bracket.
Recorded at the OPC Senior Center by Cornelia Pokrzywa in August 2010. Run time 39:53. listen now
Posted on 01/04/2011
/ People Kelly Delta, Borden Earl, White Cathy, Rewold Roy