Thursday, October 12th, 2023 | 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Best Western Premier Waterfront Hotel & Convention Center

1 N Main Street Oshkosh, Wisconsin 54901

You are invited to our annual fundraiser: Spellbound for Literacy! Join us for a fun-filled, entertaining night of giving and lighthearted competition – an adult spelling bee! This is a team-based event, so no need to study the dictionary!

We offer something for everyone!
Buffet finger foods & desserts ~ Cash Bar ~ Silent & Live Auctions
Raffle Baskets ~ Box of Rocks ~ Local Chocolate ~ Wine Wall ~ PLUS live entertainment!

This year’s live musical entertainment will be provided by local singer/songwriter/Producer and Multi-Instrumentalist from Neenah: Michael Murphy!

His debut record, “Indigo Jones,” Will be released on September 23rd of 2023. Find out more:

SO… What are you waiting for?!

~ Attend & Be A Part Of The Fun! ~

Assemble your team of 6 to 8 players and take home the trophy! OR take advantage our our single ticket opportunity:

Looking for additional ways to support Spellbound For Literacy?:

~ Volunteer at the Event! ~

Are you interested in helping at the actual event?

~ We are looking for Donations for our Raffle Baskets, Live & Silent Auctions ~

~ Sponsor The Event ~

We still have 2023 Spellbound For Literacy Sponsorship Opportunities Available!:

Honey Bee Dinner Sponsorship – $3,000

  • Business Logo and recognition on marketing materials
  • Logo displayed in event program – “Dinner brought to you by our Honey Bee Sponsor: (your name here)”
  • Logo displayed at the food tables
  • Table of 8 with priority seating
  • Social media recognition

Carpenter Bee Sponsorship – $1,000

  • Business Logo and recognition on marketing materials
  • Logo in event program
  • Table of 8 with priority seating
  • Social media recognition

Pollinator Sponsorship – $750.00

  • Table of 8 with priority seating
  • Social Media sponsorship recognition

100% of the proceeds from Spellbound For Literacy go directly to supporting Winnebago Area Literacy Council Programs. 

Your tax-deductible investment will be used to produce free learner-centered literacy programs to strengthen our diverse community.


The future of our programs depend completely on the kind hearts of our donors and sponsors. We hope you will consider selecting a package and allow us to host this fun and energetic evening for you! If you are unable to attend and would still like to contribute, please consider an in-kind sponsorship or donation. 

Thank you for your interest in supporting the Winnebago Area Literacy Council!