Adult spelling bee fundraiser scheduled

Published 9:44 am Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Special to The Leader

Greater Orange Area Literacy Service program in Orange is having their 18th annual Adult Spelling Bee fund raiser on Friday, April 21.

Tickets are available for $15 each which includes lunch at 11:30 – 1:30. Lamar State College Orange will host the event in the Student gym.

Spelling teams of three adults each will compete . The team members will study words to spell from the National Spelling Bee booklets.

To sponsor a team there is a $350 entry fee. Deadline for registration is April 12.

All proceeds will fund study materials for the three areas GOALS serves; Basic Reading, GED, and English for non English speakers.

For more information call the office 409)886-4311, Monday – Thursday from 10am-3pm, or email rhonda@goals–