2017 Celebrity Spelling Bee

Presented by Fred Meyer

 Thursday March 2, 2017  

The 2017 Celebrity Spelling Bee was a great success! We would like to thank everyone who made the evening possible, from our sponsors to our spellers to everyone to joined us at a table to take in the fun!


To learn more about why events like the Celebrity Spelling Bee are so critical to our mission, please take a moment to watch the appeal video from our 2016 event:



To reserve a table or purchase an individual ticket, click here!

For sponsorship opportunities or for additional information, please contact Alice Forbes at 503.249.9933 ext. 8 or via email at alice@schoolhousesupplies.org

 A *convivial evening of intelligent fun not to be missed! This annual event brings together our community of business leaders, education supporters, and friends of Schoolhouse Supplies for a one-of-a-kind event.

con·viv·i·al [kuhn-viv-ee-uhl]


1. friendly; agreeable: a convivial atmosphere.

2. fond of feasting, drinking, and merry company; jovial.

3. of or befitting a feast; festive.


1660–70;  < Late Latin convīviālis  festal, equivalent to Latin convīvi ( um ) feast ( convīv ( ere ) to live together, dine together ( con- con- + vīvere  to live) + -ium -ium) + -ālis -al1