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5th Annual MCAEL Spelling Bee

Catch the Buzz and mark your calendars now for May 2nd, 2018! The Montgomery Coalition for Adult English Literacy will hold its Fifth Annual Grown-Up Spelling Bee for Adult English Literacy at: AMP by Strathmore 11810 Grand Park Ave North Bethesda, MD 20852 Buy your ticket now (seating limited) Purchase tickets by April 27, 2018. Ready, Set, S-p-e-l-l! Release your inner geek and cheer on teams of three as they compete in a grown-up spelling bee! The champion team for 2017 was Social & Scientific Systems. Will they t-r-i-u-m-p-h or will another team Buzz away with the victory? What's the Buzz all about? There are over 100,000 adults in Montgomery County who need and want English classes. Hel

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