23rd Annual Spelling Bee – 2015

The 2015 Literacy Council Spelling Bee held on June 12, 2015 at the Miami Township Civic Center was a big success! Thank you to all the Spelling Bee teams, volunteers, donors, sponsors, and Miami Township Civic Center Trustees for your generosity in providing time, gifts, space and participation.

Congratulations to the eight teams who participated this year, finishing in this order:

  1. Ohio Means Jobs Clermont County – “Beeauties”
  2. Literacy Council – “ABZ’s”
  3. Clermont County Public Library – “Bookworms”
  4. LEAD Clermont Class of 2015 – “#BA Fearless Fifteen”
  5. “The Inkredibles”
  6. UC Clermont College – “EMT’s”
  7. Pinebrook Retirement Living – “Word Nerds”
  8. Clermont Chamber of Commerce – “The Hip Bees”

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2015 Spelling Bee Details

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Have fun & raise funds to provide free one-on-one tutoring for adults who need help with reading, writing, spelling, grammar and comprehension.

June 12, 2015
Registration 11:00
Competition 12:00 to 3:00

Miami Township Civic Center
6101 Meijer Drive
Milford, Ohio 45150

Download the information flyer here.

Download the Donation and
Team Registration forms here.

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22nd Annual Spelling Bee – 2014

The 2014 Literacy Council Spelling Bee held on June 6, 2014 at Miami Township Civic Center was a big success! Thank you to all the Spelling Bee teams, volunteers, donors, sponsors and Miami Township Civic Center Trustees for your generosity in providing time, gifts, space and for spelling those TOUGH words. The silent auction tables had fantastic items, raffle tickets were sold for split-the-pot and a gift card poster. The Literacy Council event raised $8,000 which will be used for tutoring and helping adult learners improve their literacy skills.

adultspellingbeeCongratulations to all seven teams who participated this year!

  • Clermont County Job and Family Services
  • Clermont County Public Library
  • Literacy Council
  • Park National Bank
  • St. Timothy Episcopal Church
  • Tepe Family & Friend
  • UC Clermont College

And the winners are ……

  • First Place – Clermont County Public Library
  • Second Place – Clermont County Job and Family Services
  • Third Place – Literacy Council
  • Best Spirit – Tepe Family & Friend
  • Best Costume – Park National Bank

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21st Annual Spelling Bee – 2013

The 21st Annual Spelling Bee was held on Friday, June 14, 2013 at the Miami Township Civic Center. There were nine teams with exceptional spelling skills that kept the Spelling Bee running longer than expected! The silent auction, cake auction, split-the-pot, gift card poster raffle, and pin sale activities raised funds for the Literacy Council.

Thank you to all the teams, volunteers, sponsors and donors who participated in the event, made it a huge success and helped us raise $10,000!

Congratulations to all nine teams who participated this year!

  • Clermont County Public Library
  • Clermont Senior Services
  • Grant Career Center
  • Literacy Council of Clermont & Brown Counties
  • Park National Bank
  • St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church
  • The Inkredibles
  • UC Clermont College
  • Workforce One of Clermont County

Congratulations to the 3 winning teams:

  1. UC Clermont College
  2. Clermont County Public Library
  3. Workforce One of Clermont County

The award for Best Costume went to Park National Bank.
The award for Best Spirit was earned by St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church.