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Retirement Party Gifts The Dalles OR

Local resource for retirement party gifts in The Dalles, 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.

Muirhead Canning Co
(541) 298-1660
5267 Mill Creek Rd
The Dalles, OR
 
Balloonatiks
(541) 296-1300
107 E 2nd Street #b
The Dalles, OR
 
Sigmans Flowers & Gifts
(541) 386-7673
200 E 2nd St
The Dalles, OR
 
Creative Cottage
(541) 298-3770
109 E 2nd St
The Dalles, OR
 
Barry Rents
(541) 298-7368
333 Cherry Heights Rd
The Dalles, OR
 
Cafe Solara
(541) 298-4786
107 E 2nd St
The Dalles, OR
 
Whiz Kidz Toyz
(541) 296-1195
802 W 6th St
The Dalles, OR
 
Columbia Legends
(541) 296-1177
2690 Three Mile Rd
The Dalles, OR
 
Outpost
(541) 296-6989
2917 E 2nd St
The Dalles, OR
 
American Home Fashions
(541) 296-7177
307 E 2nd St
The Dalles, 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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