THE BUZZ at OLLI!

Registration Now Open for THE BUZZ!

OLLI members may sign-up online. 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.

Members and non-members, may use the registration form below.

Please register by noon on Monday, April 29th.

 

Preparation Materials for THE BUZZ Available Online as PDFs

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Buzz materials packets – word lists, spelling bee rules, information - will also be available at the free Akeelah and the Bee Movie Event, April 25th at noon. See details below.

THE BUZZ at OLLI - A Spelling Bee for Adults

May 2, 2019
North Campus Research Complex
2800 Plymouth Road
Enter the NCRC at Plymouth/Huron Parkway - look for OLLI Event signs
5:30 – 8:30 p.m., The Buzz begins at 5:45 p.m.

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?

Join the friendly competition of a spelling bee!
Create a three-person team or sign up on your own and we’ll assign you to a team.
Or come to just enjoy and cheer your favorite team!

Friendly team competition
An evening with friends
Master of Ceremonies: The Honorable Don Shelton
Appetizers and desserts served throughout the evening.

You don’t have to be an OLLI member to attend the Buzz at OLLI - bring a friend!

Akeelah and the Bee - a Movie 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. The cut off date to order is April 19th.

The movie is free for everyone, is open to the public, and OLLI membership is not required.

Register on site for the Buzz at OLLI and collect your materials packet!

*If you’re registered but cannot attend, all preparation materials are also available online. See the "Preparation Materials" section above.

Help support OLLI’s Commitment to Education

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 donated at The Buzz, at an April lecture (Washtenaw Community College), or at the OLLI office for distribution to Mitchell Elementary and Pittsfield Elementary in Ann Arbor and Brick Elementary in Ypsilanti.

 

 

Registration Form for THE BUZZ

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN FOR THE BUZZ!

Please register by Friday, April 26th.

OLLI members may sign-up online. 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.

Members and non-members may use the registration form below. Click here for a printer friendly version of the form, print the form, fill it out, and mail it or bring it to the OLLI office.