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Retirement Party Gifts Opelika AL

Local resource for retirement party gifts in Opelika, AL. 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.

Kemp & Sons Printing
(334) 705-5888
2301 Enterprise Dr # A
Opelika, AL
Big Tots
(334) 742-1155
342 Lee Road 118
Opelika, AL
Opelika Floral Company Inc
(334) 749-8333
1009 Renfro Ave
Opelika, AL
Cracker Barrel Old Country Str
(334) 749-2363
1051 Fox Run Ave
Opelika, AL
Flowers & Wicks
(334) 749-9110
3500 Pepperell Pkwy
Opelika, AL
B & D Enterprises
(334) 745-2022
9842 Al Highway 51
Opelika, AL
Victory Engraving
(334) 745-2255
817 S Railroad Ave
Opelika, AL
(334) 741-8554
2243 Tiger Town Pkwy
Opelika, AL
Picket Fence
(334) 741-0012
817 S Railroad Ave
Opelika, AL
Kirklands Home
(334) 737-3742
2630 Enterprise Dr
Opelika, AL

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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