Mattapoisett PTA Community Spelling Bee

On Friday, March 9 at 6:00 pm at the ORRHS Auditorium, the Mattapoisett PTA is holding its First Annual Community Spelling Bee. The PTA is signing up 20 teams of three (*with one back up teammate) to compete for the status of “Town’s BEST Spellers”.  Teams are adults and students 14 years+ on a team. For a contribution of $50, you and two* other fabulous spellers will have the chance to show us what you know! Prizes will be awarded. Deadline for entering is Friday, March 2. For additional information, visit or contact: Kris Higgins at or Amy Wiggin at

Michael Rock from Fun 107 will emcee the event with music by DJ Mike Bowman. The Word Announcer will be Kevin Tavares, OHS 4th Grade Teacher and judges will be Rose Bowman, Center School Principal; Matt D’Andrea, OHS Principal; Sue Powers; OHS Secretary. Teams will be listed on the website. In addition to spelling words correctly, there will be raffles and a concession stand. General Admission: $2 per person. Don’t miss out on this night of fun for the whole family.

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