Youth Sports: Register your child by Aug. 27 for University City YMCA fall sports programs. Soccer will be offered for children ages 3-12, flag football for ages 5-12, T-ball for ages 4-5 and coach pitch baseball for ages 6-7. Practices begin in September, and games are scheduled until November. Details: 704-716-6700 or visit www.gymcacharlotte.org/branches/universitycity/uc.aspx. Click on the link for Youth Development.
Business owners break bread: The Derita Business Association Breakfast will be held at 9 a.m. Thursday at Maria's Grill, 2801 W. Sugar Creek Road. The meeting is a networking opportunity for local business people and a chance to learn about new developments in construction, government, zonings and other matters.
Create a blog: Learn to create a blog using the Blogger website during an upcoming workshop at University City Regional Library, 301 E. W.T. Harris Blvd. Adults can register for the class beginning at 10 a.m. Thursday. The class will take place from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Aug. 18. Seating is limited. Visit www.cmlibrary.org. Click on the links for locations and University City branch. See the events list at the bottom of the page, or call 704-416-7200 for information.
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