University CityScience tutoring: Ages 12-18 can get help with science homework and projects 5:30-7:30 p.m. Nov. 8 at the University City Regional Library. A professional scientist will be available to help. Call the library or stop by to make an appointment. 301 East W.T. Harris Blvd.; 704-416-7200. Talk football: UNC Charlotte University City Chapter luncheon talks about the school’s new football team for 2013. 11:30-1 p.m. at the Hilton Charlotte University Place. Guest speaker: Brad Lambert, new 49ers football coach. 8629 J.M. Keynes Drive.
On Campus See “The Seagull:” Watch a performance of Anton Chekhov’s “The Seagull” at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 4-11, Robinson Hall for the Performing Arts, Black Box Theater. Tickets cost $6 for students, $9 for faculty and staff and $14 for the general public. For more information contact the Box Office at 704-687-1849 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Not just a TV show: See award-winning entertainer and mentalist Craig Karges 7-11 p.m. Nov. 10. He combines magic, psychology and intuition to wow audiences. Free. Cone Center, McKnight Hall. Details: James Contratto, 704-687-7130 or email@example.com. Comedy night: Brian Moote to perform a comedy act 7-11:45 p.m. Nov. 9. He has been a part of Comedy Central’s “Open Mic Fight” and the Maxim/Bud Light Real Men of Comedy Tour. Cone Center; free.
Reedy Creek Park Dirt creatures Discover all the creatures that live in the dirt and that usually go undetected. 2-3 p.m. Nov. 4. All ages. Free. 2900 Rocky River Road. Fall scavenger hunt: Hunt with a naturalist for fun fall sights 2-3:30 p.m. Nov. 10. Participants should be able to walk 1-2 miles of uneven trails. All ages. Free. 2900 Rocky River Road.