The Great Grown Up Spelling Bee

Reporting:  Rabbit Zielke

The week of September 12, 2011 is National Adult Education and Family Literacy Week.  In support of adult education in Chattanooga Re:Start is hosting the 18th annual Great Grown Up Spelling Bee.  Proceeds from the event will benefit Re:Start The Center for Adult Education and help cover the cost of GED exams for adults.  The Great Gown Up Spelling Bee will be held on Friday, September 16th beginning at 6:00 pm at the Waterhouse Pavilion on Miller Plaza.

There are only 40 positions to compete in the Great Grown Up Spelling Bee.  Anyone can participate by purchasing a ticket to the event and registering as a speller by calling 423-855-4443.

The sponsors for the event include:

  • Independent Health Care : Morning Pointe
  • University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
  • Brewer Media Group
  • Astec, Inc.
  • Chambliss, Bahner & Stophel
  • Pannell
  • Luken Holdings
  • EPB
  • Dale Buchanan & Associates

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