The Ridgefield Community Gazette
The Ridgefield Community Gazette
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Spelling Bee

On Wednesday, March 18th RVNAhealth will hold their 9th Annual Spelling Bee fundraiser at The Ridgefield Playhouse.

Tickets and sponsorships support RVNAhealth Nursing Education, ensuring that RVNAhealth clinicians receive the ongoing training and development they need to bring their "A Games" to every patient they see.

The RVNAHealth Bee is modeled after the famous National Scripps Spelling Bee ‚Ä" with a few twists. One of the special rules of play is that contestants are allowed a ‚Äúlifeline‚ÄĚ in the audience to help them out with difficult words.

The competitors this year include Ryan Arconti, Fairfield County Bank; Annie Cozens, Ridgefield High School and Boys & Girls Club of Ridgefield; Lieutenant Brian Durling, Ridgefield Police Department; Edton Ganal, MD, OrthoConnecticut; Pete Goldstein, Adam Broderick Salon & Spa; Liz Hartery, Chipman Mazzucco Emerson LLC; Kyle Martinez, Ancona’s Wines & Liquors; Michael McNamara, Ridgefield High School Music Department; Cindy Merritt, RVNAhealth; Chris Perry, Ridgefield Guild of Artists; Naomi Collinge-Riek, Fit Club and Sarah Zitnay, Nod Hill Brewery.

Visit to learn more or get tickets, which are $20 each.


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