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Adults compete in spelling bee
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Lumpkin Literacy is hosting its annual Adult Spelling Bee at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 29, at Holly Theater in Dahlonega.

Teams from the University of North Georgia, Dahlonega businesses and the military will compete for the coveted bee trophy. These adults from all walks of life tackling the Scripps National Spelling Bee list may lead to some interesting and hilarious fun.

Tickets are $10 and available at the door at 69 W. Main St. in Dahlonega. Children younger than 10 may enter for free.

All profits go to Lumpkin Literacy to finance adult literacy and reading programs and the Dolly Parton Imagination Library for children.

For more information, visit, email or call 706-867-9607.