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The Buzz at OLLI - A Spelling Bee for Adults
Do you do crossword puzzles in ink? Is the spellcheck function on your computer turned off? Do you play Scrabble or Words with Friends? Does "That word doesn't look right?" have meaning for you? Create a three-person team or sign up on your own and we'll assign you to a team. Join the friendly competition or come to just enjoy and cheer on your favorite team! Master of Ceremonies - Honorable Judge Donald Shelton Friendly team competition An Evening with friends Assorted appetizers and desserts throughout the evening Prizes Ample free parking After signing up online, please email the OLLI office at olli.info@umich.edu with the names of your team members or if you would like to be assigned to a team. And in Preparation for the Buzz at OLLI - Join us on April 25th at noon for a special event!! - Just for Fun! Washtenaw Community College Towsley Auditorium Watch “Akeelah and the Bee” for free and enjoy lunch. Collect your Buzz materials packet – word lists, spelling bee rules, information* Buy a lunch or bring your own! Boxed lunches are $10. You can choose from Turkey and Swiss, Chicken Salad, or Veggie and Hummus wraps. [Cut off date to order is April 17.] The movie is free for everyone. Open to public. Register on site for the Buzz at OLLI and collect your materials packet! *If you’re registered but cannot attend, all preparation materials will be at www.olli-umich.org/spellingbee. In support of OLLI's commitment to education and the Ann Arbor-Ypsilanti community, new or gently used K-6 elementary level books may be dropped off at The Buzz, the OLLI office, or at an April OLLI lecture for distribution to Mitchell Elemenrary and Pittsfield Elementary in Ann Arbor and Brick Elementary in Ypsilanti.
Event Type : Special Events      
Date(s) : 05/02/2019
Day of Week : Thursday
Time : 5:30-8:30 p.m.
Location : North Campus Research Complex
Address : 2800 Plymouth Road,
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Fee : $25.00 (OLLI membership is not required)
Event Status : COMPLETED