MACY’S AND READING IS FUNDAMENTAL HOST 6th ANNUAL SPELLING BEE AT MACY’S MEMORIAL CITY
Local students to compete for a trip to the finals in New York City
WHO & WHAT:
Macy’s 6th Annual Spelling Bee hosted by Reading is Fundamental® is back for yet another year! Kids ages 8-11 are encouraged to enter the Spelling Bee competition before a panel of judges to compete for a trip to the finals in New York City on September 24.
Each regional Spelling Bee champ will take home great prizes including a year of online tutoring from Kaplan Smart Track and a $150 gift card from Scholastic. The winner of the Final Bee in NYC will receive a magical California vacation for a family of four including round trip air travel, hotel accommodations and more, all provided by Radio Disney®! The Grand Prize winner will also receive a $5,000 Kaplan Smart Track Tutoring Scholarship and a $500 Scholastic gift card.
The Macy’s Spelling Bee is open to the first 50 children, ages 8-11 who register onsite on the day of the event. Registration begins at 1:00p.m. The Spelling Bee competition will begin promptly at 2:00 p.m. For more details and a complete listing of participating Macy’s locations, visit www.macys.com/spellingbee .
WHEN & WHERE:
Saturday, September 10, 2011
Macy’s Memorial City, Level 2, adjacent to Children’s Department
303 Memorial City Houston, TX 77024