Mattapoisett PTA 2nd Annual Spelling Bee

Are you a logophile?  Love crossword puzzles?  Is correct spelling an absolute must for you? Well, here’s your chance to flaunt your grammatical prowess. On Friday, April 5, at 6pm The Mattapoisett PTA is having it’s Second Annual Community Spelling Bee at the ORRHS Auditorium.

The PTA is signing up 20 teams of three to compete for the status of “Town’s BEST Spellers”. For a contribution of $75.00 you and two other fabulous spellers will have the chance to show us what you know! Prizes will be awarded to winners. The event will be emceed by Michael Rock from Fun 107 with music by DJ Mike Bowman. The Word Announcer will be Kevin Tavares, OHS 4th Grade Teacher. Judges will be Rose Bowman, Center School Principal; Matt D’Andrea, OHS Principal; Jen Aguiar, Center School 1st Grade teacher. In addition to spelling correct words there will be raffles, facepainting and a concession stand. The gym will be open with activities for younger children. General Admission: $5 per person, $20 for a family.

Deadline for entering is Thursday, March 28, 2012. Applications can be downloaded at For additional information contact: Kris Higgins at

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