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The mission of the Opticians Association of Michigan is to improve the skills, knowledge and expertise of opticians through education, leadership and legislative representation for the visual wellbeing of the general public and the continuous growth and development of the profession of opticianry in Michigan.


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2017 Spring OAM Convention

It is hard to believe that another year has come and gone. We are getting ready for the 2017 Annual Spring Convention to be held March 3rd - 5th in Lansing at the Radisson Hotel.

This will be 46 years of education and fun for the Opticians of Michigan.

We thank you for your past support and would appreciate your continued support in 2017.

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Vision of Hope Golf Outing

This years Golf Outing will be be June 25th, 2017 at Hawk Hollow Golf Course.

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Hawk Hallow Golf Course

Talk about last years event.

Opticians Association of Michigan

Welcome to The Opticians Association of Michigan!

Welcome to your best resource for helpful information regarding Opticianry in Michigan. If you are a consumer or a professional in the eyewear industry, you have come to the right place.

Check out our Public Service Announcement, the animated short “WHAT IS AN OPTICIAN?” that explains what is an optician is by clicking here.

Opticians Association of America awarded
2016 Website of the Year to MICHIGAN!!!

Spring OAM Convention 2016
We had a great line up of speakers and fun interactive classes for anyone. OAM offered over 30 hours of ABO credits along with our ABO prep course.

Vision of Hope Golf Outing Raffle
The raffle grand prize of a 46" LED Smart TV goes to Tom Jakowski. Second place cash prize goes to Bill Reese, and the Third place cash price goes to Tom Hicks!

Visit the OAA Website for the latest news in eyecare.

The Grand Prize - The Grand Hotel

Congratulations Mary Buettner of Belmont, MI
Lead optician for Dr. Gary Fowle & Associates in Rockford, MI.

Thank you to all of our supporters.

Thank you to our sponsors Clearvision, OSI, and Kasperek

  • Two-night stay for 2 at the amazing Grand Hotel on Mackinaw Island
  • Shepler's Ferry round trip to and from the Island
  • Full breakfast
  • 5-course dinner daily

Reservations must be booked between May 5th – June 30th or August 14th – October 29th. Click Here to download the form to purchase tickets.

Visit the Optical Heritage Museum of the OAA.

OAM Convention

2017 OAM Convention Information

2017 Registration Form - Download & Print

2017 Schedule of Events - Download & Print

2017 Class Descriptions - Download & Print

Annual Vision of Hope Raffle

Drawing will be held on Saturday, March 4, 2017 during dinner at the Spring Conference.
- First Place a weekend at the Grand Hotel on Mackinaw Island
- Second Price $100.00
- Third Place $50.00

Raffle Flier and Details - Download & Print

Contact us

Opticians Association of Michigan
PO Box 4083
East Lansing, MI 48826
Phone: 877-297-1668
Fax: 517-515-7880
Email: Opticians Association of Michigan
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