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Retirement Party Gifts Westbrook ME

Local resource for retirement party gifts in Westbrook, ME. 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.

Card Smart
(207) 854-1367
11 Main St
Westbrook, ME
 
Magick Closet
(207) 772-1441
276 Woodford St
Portland, ME
 
Vose-smith Florist
(207) 773-6436
669 Forest Ave
Portland, ME
 
Merrymeeting Co
(207) 761-4212
65 Rosemont Ave
Portland, ME
 
Bordick & Coutts Sporting Good
(207) 878-6100
512 Warren Ave
Portland, ME
 
Advantage Linen
(207) 878-2676
135 Walton St # 6
Portland, ME
 
Kim Gift Shop
(207) 774-7165
261 Saint John St
Portland, ME
 
Romards Hallmark
(207) 797-4645
77 Auburn St
Portland, ME
 
Sawyer & Co Florist
(207) 775-2303
737 Congress St
Portland, ME
 
Paradies Shops
(207) 772-1823
1001 Westbrook St
Portland, ME
 

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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