Bay Shore Church,
5100 E. The Toledo, Long Beach, Calif., 90803.
Last year's Bee was host to 27 outstanding spellers -- ages 16 to 73 -- who were residents of Calif.
The Bee lasted 66 rounds and was 140 minutes long. This year, the Bee is expanding its reach -- adding "National" to is name -- to include any adult, at least 16 years old, who is a resident or student in the United States. Entry forms are downloadable at www.AdultSpellingBee.com