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Retirement Party Gifts Bend OR

Local resource for retirement party gifts in Bend, OR. Includes detailed information on local businesses that give access to retirement party supplies, retirement party décor, retirement party planning, as well as information on retirement gifts, and content on retirement.

Paper Factory Outlet
(541) 383-4933
61334 S Hwy 97 # 330
Bend, OR
 
Bouquet & Gift
(541) 318-7268
60259 Winnebago Ln
Bend, OR
 
Artscape Northwest
(541) 330-6534
61021 S Highway 97
Bend, OR
 
Welcome Home
(541) 389-7050
61318 S Highway 97
Bend, OR
 
Incredible Events
(541) 317-0450
1177 Se 9th St
Bend, OR
 
Rocky Mountain Chocolate Fctry
(541) 385-5840
680 Sw Powerhouse Dr
Bend, OR
 
Velvet Pear The
(541) 318-4247
133 Sw Century Dr. Suite 202
Bend, OR
 
Bend Stained Glass Co
(541) 382-4527
227 1/2 Se Scott
Bend, OR
 
Discount Card & Party Outlet
(541) 382-7525
694c Se 3rd St
Bend, OR
 
Ozstralia
(541) 389-9868
20982 Se Greenmont Dr
Bend, OR
 

General Retirement Party Tips

 

Retirement can be a bitter-sweet experience for many, as one faces the prospect of leaving behind career for the unknown.  Alleviate the retiree anxiety with a party to highlight his or her achievements. 

Invite friends and coworkers, as well as family.  Let each member leave a video message or make a toast to the retiree.  Jokes and gag gifts may often lighten the mood, so a roast can often be more appropriate than a formal event.  Don't limit the speeches to jokes; however, as heartfelt expressions of appreciation are most memorable.

Keep in mind the retiree's preferences and personality when planning party activities.  Shy guests of honor may prefer a dinner party, while others enjoy the spotlight.  

Display examples of the person's accomplishments as decorations, such as photos, trophies, certificates, etc.  Consider putting together a phot slideshow or video message from coworkers or friends.  Purchase a guest book for guests to write down notes and good luck wishes.

 

 

 

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