The First Annual Rye Free Reading Room Spelling Bee will take place on November 12 at 11:30 am in the library’s Meeting Room!
Any student in grades 6 to 12 who lives or goes to school in Rye is eligible to
participate. Students must have a Rye Free Reading Room library card by November
12th and registration closes on Thursday, November 8th.
A high school spelling bee winner will receive a $2,500 scholarship for books and
materials and a middle school spelling bee winner will receive a $500 scholarship for
books and materials.
All participants will receive a pocket student dictionary. The event
is sponsored by Carpet Trends and an anonymous donor.
The Spelling Bee is designed to be a celebration of the community and academics, and
a fun experience for parents and students to practice spelling together.
For more information and to sign up, go to www.ryelibrary.org/spellingbee or call 914-