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Retirement Party Gifts Urbana IL

Local resource for retirement party gifts in Urbana, IL. 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.

Joes Vintage Sports Cards
(217) 367-5200
2006 N Linview Ave
Urbana, IL
 
International Galleries
(217) 328-2254
300 S Broadway Av
Urbana, IL
 
Balloon Creations & Flowers
(217) 344-9179
202 W University Av
Urbana, IL
 
Art Mart
(217) 344-7979
127 Lincoln Sq
Urbana, IL
 
Farm & Fleet Of Urbana
(217) 367-1354
2701 N Cunningham Ave
Urbana, IL
 
Promenade Gift Shop At Krannert Center
(217) 333-8300
500 S Goodwin Av
Urbana, IL
 
International Galleries
(217) 328-2258
118 Lincoln Sq
Urbana, IL
 
Denas Hallmark Shop
(217) 328-2843
119 Lincoln Sq
Urbana, IL
 
Denas Hallmark Shop
(217) 328-3843
300 S Broadway Ave
Urbana, IL
 
Blossom Basket Florist
(217) 367-7673
1002 N Cunningham Av
Urbana, IL
 

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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