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Hunters Woods at Trails Edge

2222 Colts Neck Road

Reston, VA 20191

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Dementia Friendly Herndon is excited to hold the 7th Annual Spelling Bee!

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7th Annual Spelling Bee

9:30 Registration | 10:00 -12:00 Spelling Bee

The 7th Annual Spelling Bee brings together seniors from all over the Northern Virginia area to compete in this wonderful, social event! Each year the event brings together seniors and the community for some fun completion.

This year Dementia Friendly Herndon will host the Spelling Bee at Hunters Woods at Trails Edge in Reston will host the Spelling Bee. There are many ways to get involved, we hope you will join us for this fun event and support our community.

Spelling Bee Sponsorship Levels

Winner Sponsor - $500

• Present awards to Spelling Bee winners!

• Exhibit table with two attendees

• Logo listed in the Spelling Bee program

• Opportunity to provide a door prize and have stage presence at Spelling Bee

Table Sponsor - $250

• Exhibit table with two attendees

• Logo listed in the Spelling Bee program

• Opportunity to provide a door prize and have stage presence at Spelling Bee

Door Prize Sponsor -$100

• Name listed in the Spelling Bee program

• Opportunity to provide a door prize and have your name thanked at the Spelling Bee

Team Registration

Each team consists of two spellers. We suggest communities that would like to send a team to have a senior Spell-Off event to select your top spellers. We will provide communities with the following toolkit items to prepare for the Spelling Bee:

• Practice Spelling Bee List

• Tips for Preparing for your Spelling Bee

• Spelling Bee Rules

• Volunteer to run your spell-off event

We encourage teams to show up with your winners and cheering section. Cheering sections have showed up with signs, T-shirts, noisemakers and pom-poms – so don’t be afraid to show your community’s spirit!

About Dementia Friendly Herndon

Dementia Friendly Herndon, a program of Insight Memory Care Center, is a grass-roots imitative to bring awareness of and support for those who living with dementia and their caregivers in the Herndon area.

In 2016, Toni Reinhart founded Dementia Friendly Herndon as the first local Dementia Friendly community in Virginia. It is the pilot project for Virginia. Dementia Friendly Herndon has grown to become an effective organization bringing education and training to people dealing with dementia and is now an integral part of the fabric of Herndon.

Dementia Friendly Herndon has successfully educated over 300 people from local churches and religious organizations. The first initiative was to focus on the Faith-Based sector.

In 2019, Dementia Friendly Herndon is focusing on the restaurant sector to educate and train staff members of local Herndon restaurants on how to interact with people with dementia patronizing their restaurant.

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Hunters Woods at Trails Edge

2222 Colts Neck Road

Reston, VA 20191

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