Monday, October 06, 2014

Monday, October 6th: 10th Anniversary Spelling Bee

We're celebrating with a cake, the theme song, instituting a new hashtag (#williamsburgbee), and, of course, a spelling bee.

Here is some video coverage from the last ten years.

See you at 7!

 







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Tuesday, September 02, 2014

Congratulations to September 1st Winners!

1st: David Riddle
2nd: Lilly
3rd: Jenny Brown

We had a fun first round on homophones -- spellers were asked to spell gild (not guild), faro (not pharaoh), flue (not flu), etc.

And then there was this:


See you for our next bee on October 6th.

Wednesday, July 09, 2014

Congratulations to July 7th Winners

1st: Kirsten Sabotnik
2nd: Ally Spier
3rd: Bobby Zacharias

Congratulations! See you all on August 4th!

Friday, May 30, 2014

Congratulations to our May 5th Winners

1st place: Marcus
2nd place: Drew
3rd place: Kali

More photos here. Join us again on June 2nd! Open to first 15 people to sign up. Free.

Saturday, January 18, 2014

Congratulations to 2013 Winner Robert Moy!

Congratulations to Robert Moy, winner of 2013's annual Finals!




The bee will return in May, 2014!

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Tuesday, November 26, 2013

December 2nd Finals: Here are the Finalists!

In no particular order, here are the finalists in the 2013 Williamsburg Spelling Bee Finals taking place on Monday, December 2nd!

Be there and be square.

Samantha Mandel
Masha Westerlund
Phoebe Gaston
Wilson Southerland
Arvind Raman
Noam Schuldenrein
Jessica Greif
Mike Petrina
Raymond Givens 
David Henry Haan
Marcus Bones
Maddy DeLeon
Carolyn D'Aquila
Robert Moy
Tamara Glenny
Guy Smoot
Bobby Zacharias
Thea Enos
Alexis Walker
Devorah Wolf 
Warren Habib
Jason (TheOneWhoIsAChild)
Keith (WeMissedYourLastName)
Daniel Cohen
David Zheng
Judy Kameny
Kate Cemay

Wednesday, November 06, 2013

Congratulations to our November winners!

1st place: Samantha Mandel
2nd place: Masha Westerlund
3rd place: Phoebe Gaston

This month it was clearly ... Ladies Night.



All three winners qualify for the finals, which are next month!

Pics here.

Thursday, October 10, 2013

October 7 Winners

1st place: Wilson Southerland
2nd place: Arvind Raman
3rd place: Noam Schuldenrein

Only one regular-season bee left before the FINALS!

Wednesday, September 04, 2013

Congratulations to September winner Jessica Greif

1st place: Jessica Greif
2nd place: Mike Petrina
3rd place tie: Raymond Givens and David Henry Haan

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Super-cool fun fact: Jessica is a teacher who just enrolled her school in the Scripps-Howard Bee. Bees all around!

A big thanks to Gotham Girls Roller Derby for donating this month's first-place prize!

Only two more regular-season bees remain before the annual Finals!

Thursday, August 15, 2013

Wednesday, July 10, 2013

July 1 Winners

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Congratulations to 1st place Robert Moy, and 2nd place (tie) Bobby Zacharias and Tamara Glenny. More pics here.

Tuesday, June 04, 2013

Congratulations to June 3rd Winners

1st: Guy Smoot
2nd: Maddy DeLeon
3rd: Bobby Zacharias

All three winners qualify for the December finals!

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More photos here.