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Retirement Party Gifts Emporia KS

Local resource for retirement party gifts in Emporia, KS. 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.

Second Love
(620) 342-1819
706 Commercial St
Emporia, KS
(620) 343-2040
511 Commercial St
Emporia, KS
Kandys Korral
(620) 343-1733
918 Graham St
Emporia, KS
The Sunflower Nook Gift Shop
(620) 343-3903
1923 W 6th Ave
Emporia, KS
Dwyers Hallmark
(620) 342-1893
1664 Industrial Rd
Emporia, KS
Rjb Designs
(620) 342-2059
718 Watson St
Emporia, KS
Gotta Love Gifts
(620) 342-9100
1701 Thompson St
Emporia, KS
Designs By Sharon
(620) 342-6868
703 Commercial St
Emporia, KS
Balloons By Ernie
(620) 343-1275
319 Commercial St
Emporia, KS
Special & Unique Gifts
(620) 343-2445
1112 West St
Emporia, KS

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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