South Charlotte

Get up and go

Don't miss these upcoming events close to home.

1 Spider-rama

Learn about these eight-legged critters and search for them in the garden. Ages 3-5. Registration required. $10.

When: 10 a.m. May 26.

Where: Wing Haven Gardens & Bird Sanctuary, 248 Ridgewood Ave., Charlotte.

Info: www.winghaven .

2 Texas Hold 'em party

Participate in tournament-style play and earn chips to exchange for prizes. Admission includes appetizers. Tournament benefits Make-A-Wish Foundation. Call 704-916-2300 to reserve a spot. $65.

When: 7 p.m. June 3.

Where: Maggiano's Little Italy, 4400 Sharon Road, Charlotte.