Culture Connect Featured Event

Community Spelling Bee
Ticket Price: free to attend; registration fee for adult spelling teams is $250
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The Seventh Annual Community Spelling Bee will take place on Friday October 4th from 6:30-8:30 pm at the Theater of the Performing Arts at the Learning Corridor, 359 Washington Street, Hartford. The Bee is famiy friendly event that supports the work of Achieve Hartford!  

Teams of three people ( middle school and high school students as well as adults) compete in a fun and lively challenge to spell increasingly difficult words.  The student teams compete against one another and the adult teams compete against each other.  The word list that is used is available to study from and is on the Achieve Hartford! website,  There is no registration fee for student or nonprofit groups to participate and there is no charge to attend the event.  The registration fee for adult groups is $250.00.  To register go to 

Prizes are awarded for best spellers, best costumes and most team spirit!

There are sponsorship and ad book opportunities available.  For more information contact Mary Crean at Achieve Hartford!, [email protected] or 860-244-3333.