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The ‘Bee’line—                           Get in the Game!
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Each team consists of three           Put on your thinking cap and test your
members.                              trivia knowledge—

Teams are given 20 seconds                                                                                                                            It’ll ‘bee’
                                      1) What was Wolfgang Mozart’s                                                                                     great!
after each question to confer
                                         middle name?
and write down their final answer.
                                      2) What national park was the
One point is given for each
                                         world’s first?
correct answer; there are no
penalties for wrong answers.
                                      3) On Gilligan’s Island, by what name
                                         did Thurston Howell III call his wife?
There are three rounds: a
Qualifying Round, Semi-final
                                      4) What is the common name for
Round, and a Final Round.
                                         iron pyrite?
Each new round starts at zero.

The Qualifying Round consists of
30 questions.
                                      5) What color are the two Gs in the
                                         official Google logo?
                                                                                                                                            Trivia Bee!
                                      6) Which US Dam is the highest?
The 10 teams with the highest
score will compete in the
Semi-final Round of 15 questions.     7) Who said, “Three may keep a                                                                                      A benefit for
                                         secret if two of them are dead.”?
 The Final Round for the top 5
teams will have a total of 7          8) How many eyes does a bee have?
                                      9) A group of wolves is called a pack,

In the event of a tie, a “Sudden         and a group of elephants is a herd.


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Death” tie-breaker will take place.      What is a group of vultures called?


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           About Us. . .                               What’s the Buzz?                                  How You Can Take Part!                                             Trivia Bee!
         It’s never too late to learn!                                                           ‘Bee’a . . .                                                        Contact Information
                                                  The Trivia Bee is a fun-filled event
The heart of Butte County Library Literacy        designed to promote awareness about             Biggie Bee !                                    $2,500     Your Name: _______________________________
Services is the Adult Reading Program.            literacy and to raise funds in support of                                                                  Address: __________________________________
                                                  Butte County Library Literacy Services.         Sponsorship includes 3 teams, 12 tickets to
Adults interested in improving their basic                                                        the event and your name on all printed and                 Phone: __________________ Fax: ____________
reading and writing skills are matched with                                                       promotional information!                                   Email: ____________________________________
trained volunteers from the community.            Funds raised will be used to provide            Your donation helps provide glasses, hearing aids and
Pairs work towards the adult learner’s goals      learning materials, resources, and support      learning evaluations for students in need.                      Count me in! Enclosed is my donation.
which may range from getting a better job         for adults and children in our community                                                                        I cannot participate but have enclosed
to being able to read a bedtime story to
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Additional activities and support are             Literacy is reason to celebrate! Please join                                                                    this important event. Contact me.
                                                                                                  Your donation helps provide our families with special
provided to parents improving their skills        us for great food and good cheer— all           monthly story hours and family books to read together.
with the intention of being able to help their    surrounding a bit of friendly competition!                                                                         Please make checks payable to :
child(ren) through the Families For Literacy      C’mon out and show off your gray matter                                                                        Butte County Library Literacy Services
program. These include special story times                                                       Bumble Bee!                                         $ 500
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and getting children’s books into homes to                                                       Sponsorship includes a team, three tickets
develop home libraries.                                                               ’          to the Bee and your name on all printed and
                                                                                  ‘Bee e!
                                                    November 7, 2008              ther           promotional information!                                         Biggie Bee Sponsor……..........$2,500
                                                                                                 Your contribution helps to purchase books for kids
Services to school-aged children in the            CARD Center Chico                             to choose and take home and keep for their very own.             Honey Bee Sponsor……..……$1,000
Oroville/Palermo community include one-
on-one tutoring at the Library and weekly              6:00 p.m.                                  Team! /Sponsor a team!                             $ 300        Bumble Bee Sponsor…......... …$500
visits to a local school site serving children
                                                                                                  Gather three pals to represent you, your                        Team Sponsor……………..….. ..$300
struggling with the English language.             Teams of three members compete by               business, or organization—or sponsor a team
                                                  answering questions contributed by some         to play on your behalf. Entry includes team                     Spectator…………..………….……….. $20
        It’s never too early to learn!            of our community’s finest experts—              play, limited edition t-shirts, food, and a
                                                  Butte County Librarians and Library Staff!      chance at the championship!                                     Donor……………………………….$_____
The Literacy Coach brings story times, craft                                                      Spectator!                                         $ 20                 Team Information
activities, and children’s books to little ones   The winning team will walk away with the
under 5 and their families throughout the         prestigious title of—                           Cheer on your favorite team! Includes                      Team Name: ___________________________
County who may not have access to the                                                             delicious food, entry into the Trivia Bee and an
                                                                                                  opportunity to play along in the audience—                 Team Members:
wonders of the library due to geographic,
economic, transportation, or language                   Trivia Champions                          matching your wit with the librarians!                     1) _____________________________________
                                                                                                                                                                                 Team Captain
barriers.                                               of Butte County!                          Or. . .                                                    2) _____________________________________
                                                                                                  Donate a gift basket
                                                      2007 ‘Da Bookies! from                      Contribute art, wine, services, or other                   3) _____________________________________
                         The much loved,
                          award-winning                    Teacher’s Book Connection              tantalizing treats to be raffled the evening of
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