2021 Adult Spelling Bee

The 31st Annual Brunswick County Literacy Council Spelling Bee will be held 6-9pm Tuesday, October 19, 2021 at the 
Odell Williamson Auditorium


Bibliophiles, grammarians, brainiacs, and word geeks, we want you!


Pick a friend to bee your teammate (one that can realllllly spell) and sign up to compete in the most funnest (don’t think that’s a real word) word challenge ever!

Here’s How it Works…

Register your team using the form below or calling 910-754-7323 or emailing bcliteracy@yahoo.com. Once you register, you’ll get a Welcome packet that includes the rules and guidelines.  

  • Pick your teammate.
  • Choose a team name (get creative)!
  • Plan your costumes (not required, but we have prizes).
  • Find a team sponsor to cover your team’s entry free or make a personal donation.
  • Gather a cheering squad to come support your team the night of the Bee!

Use this form to sign your team up! 


Meet our Event Sponsors!!!  

Want to Bee a Sponsor…

patron of literacy
$1,000
  • One team
  • 1/2 page recognition in the program
  • Option to provide a logo giveaway
  • Recognition on BLCL website/Facebook
  • One Word Sponsorship
  • Signage at the event
advocate of literacy
$500

  • One team
  • 1/2 page recognition in the program
  • Option to provide a logo giveaway
  • Recognition on BLCL website/Facebook
  • Signage at the event
team sponsor
$250




  • Signage on screen during team round
  • 1/4 page recognition in the program
  • Option to provide a logo giveaway
round sponsor
$250




  • Signage on screen during team round
  • 1/4 page recognition in the program
  • Option to provide a logo giveaway
word sponsor
$100




  • Recognized for the word as its given to the speller
  • Recognition on BCLC website/Facebook
  • Option to provide a logo giveaway