Archive for Monday, July 16, 2007

Seniors may enter statewide spelling bee

July 16, 2007


Spelling bees aren't just for kids anymore.

Salina Senior Center and the city of Salina are co-sponsoring the first Senior Citizens State Wide Spelling Bee on Oct. 11 at the Bicentennial Center.

Kansas residents 50 and older by Oct. 1 may participate by paying a $5 entry fee. Participants must obtain an entry form online at or by calling (785) 827-9818, and submit it by Sept. 14 to the Salina Senior Center.

The grand prize will be a trip for two to the National Senior Citizens Spelling Bee competition in Cheyenne, Wyo., in June 2008.


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