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Are you a good speller? PTO spelling bee needs you

Published March 03. 2013 4:00AM

The Marine Science Magnet High School PTO will hold its second annual Adult Spelling Bee fundraiser at 7 p.m. April 5 in the school's Great Hall in Groton. George Colli, of NBC 30, will return as the emcee.

Businesses, organizations, groups and friends can participate through sponsorship or by forming a team. Team fees are $100 and sponsorships are available starting at $100. Organizations and individuals also may sponsor a team by pledging financial support.

The three-member teams taking part in the competition will compete for trophies, prizes and boasting rights by correctly spelling a series of words from Merriam Webster's Word lists.

Food will be available for purchase. The Spelling Bee is free and open to the public.

For more information, go to www.marinesciencemagnet.org or contact Vicki Woods at mclare3@sbcglobal.net.

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