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Retirement Party Gifts Salem VA

Local resource for retirement party gifts in Salem, VA. 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.

First Impression
(540) 389-3544
37 E Main St
Salem, VA
 
Judys Cottage Shop
(540) 384-6022
2452 Lost Hollow Rd
Salem, VA
 
Country Side Gallery
(540) 389-8416
11 Main St
Salem, VA
 
Main Street Primitives
(540) 387-5030
2700 W Main St
Salem, VA
 
Cornerstone Country Cllctbls
(540) 389-3478
114 E Main St
Salem, VA
 
Jobe Florist
(540) 389-7284
215 S College Ave
Salem, VA
 
Custom Originals-stained Glass
(540) 389-6163
502 W Main St
Salem, VA
 
Thunder Valley Indoor Go-cart
(540) 387-9477
1865 Dillard Dr
Salem, VA
 
Grandmas Attic
(540) 389-7512
6 W Main St
Salem, VA
 
Carlas Hallmark
(540) 387-0139
1443 W Main St
Salem, VA
 

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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