University City


University City

New restaurants: Taco Mac is scheduled to open a second Charlotte sports bar May 17, this one on McCullough Drive. Two other restaurants also are scheduled to open in the University City area. Macado's is expected to open this summer at 8650 University City Blvd. McAlister's Deli is coming to Cochran Commons on Mallard Creek Church Road.

Highland Creek

Tennis social: An adults-only event will take place 3-5:30 p.m. Saturday at Prosperity Park, 5710 Fairvista Drive. Bring your racquet for warm-up drills, round-robin tennis and food.

Cost is $15 per couple or $8 per person. To register, email Bridget Sprinkle at For information, contact Ray or Tina Smith at 704-519-6602, 704-651-8033 or email

The Shoppes at University Place

Faculty and staff social: UNC Charlotte faculty and staff will gather from 4-6 p.m. Tuesday at the Wine Vault, the Shoppes at University Place, 9009 J.M. Keynes Drive. The meeting is for socializing and networking. Faculty and staff members will get a 10 percent discount during the event. Details: 704-548-9463.

University Library

Book club: The Lifelong Learners Book Club will meet at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the University City Regional Library. Details: 704-416-7200, ext.4.