80th Birthday Gifts

80th Birthday gifts for Dad by Family Tree Video

Are you looking for a truly special 80th birthday gift for a parent or grandparent? A gift that goes beyond the latest gadget, best seller book or another pair of slippers? Below are five heart warming 80th birthday gifts that are certain to touch your loved one deeply.

These 80th birthday gifts vary in time and cost and can be given by one person or collectively as a family.

80th Birthday Gifts

  1. A Stroll Down Memory Lane
    Take your parent or grandparent on a leisurely drive or stroll through their childhood neighborhood. Ask them to share memories of their youth. If the whole family comes along, provide a written itinerary with the history and highlights. End the day with a meal at their favorite restaurant!
  2. An Appreciation Book
    Ask family members to write down what they appreciate most about the guest of honor. Maybe it’s their sense of humor, gift for storytelling or cooking talents. Collect the lists, put them together in a book and then present the book on their special day.
  3. Organize their Old Family Photos
    While most older family members are the keepers of old family photos, many lack the skills to preserve and distribute them. Give your parent or grandparent the gift of a day spent labeling and organizing their old family photos. When finished, scan the photos so they can be preserved and shared in a digital format.
  4. A Family Portrait
    Bring the family together to celebrate while creating a lasting memory. Hire a professional or ask a friend to take a photo of the family together. Try several poses from formal to funny. A good photographer can even photoshop a family member in who can’t attend the event.
  5. Capture their Life Story
    Capture your parent or grandparent sharing their life story in a book, in an audio recording or on video. You can either do it yourself or hire a professional. Either way, knowing their story will be shared for generations to come is an 80th birthday gift certain to touch them deeply.
  6. Name Something in their Honor
    Name something in your parent or grandparent’s honor connected to one of their interests or passions. A brick in a favorite sports team stadium, a bench in a favorite park or a donation to a favorite charity.

These 80th birthday gifts go beyond the usual. Make your parent or grandparent’s birthday special with one of these truly heartwarming 80th birthday gifts.

~ Legacy Videos ~

Give your parent or grandparent the gift of a lifetime by capturing their life story in a Legacy Video!

Legacy Videos by Family Tree Video

Here at Family Tree Video we produce Legacy Videos, modern-day memoirs that weave a filmed interview with a parent or grandparent together with family photos, documents, maps and other memorabilia. The result is a beautiful “Moving Portrait” capturing your loved one sharing their life story, family history and memories – a gift your family will treasure for generations to come.

To learn more about Legacy Videos, visit us at FamilyTreeVideo.com.

Family Tree Video LLC
Legacy Video Production
(312) 402-6406

Susan Saunders
Legacy Video Producer

 
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80th Birthday Gifts

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80th Birthday Gifts

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80th Birthday Gifts
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80th Birthday Gifts

80th Birthday Gifts

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