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Retirement Party Gifts Olympia WA

Local resource for retirement party gifts in Olympia, WA. 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.

Artistry In Flowers
(360) 357-3557
300 Cleveland Av Se
Olympia, WA
(360) 352-9841
414 Capitol Way S
Olympia, WA
Pizzazz Gift Baskets
(360) 352-7256
513 Washington St Se
Olympia, WA
Fireside Book Store
(360) 352-4006
116 Legion Way Se
Olympia, WA
(360) 455-0334
502 Custer Way Se
Tumwater, WA
Scrappin Peeps
(360) 357-2012
4800 Capitol Blvd Se # B
Tumwater, WA
Amour De Fleurs
(360) 352-0209
2526 104th Ln Se
Olympia, WA
Tumwater Rentals
(360) 754-7368
6135 Capitol Blvd Sw
Tumwater, WA
Childhoods End Gallery
(360) 943-3724
222 4th Ave W
Olympia, WA
Newbury Bay Limited
(360) 357-5399
113 5th Ave Sw
Olympia, WA

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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