University City

Get up and go

Don't miss these coming events close to home.

1 Learn about spiders

Arachnid education, aimed at home-schooled students 12 and up. $5 for student

When: 3:30 p.m. on Oct. 24.

Where: Reedy Creek Nature Center, 2900 Rocky River Road.

Info: Please call Reedy Creek to register, 704-432-6459.

2 Social media masquerade

Official launch party for the Charlotte Chapter of Latinos In Social Media (LATISM) Art and entertainment. Free.

When: 6 p.m. Oct. 27

Where: Gil Gallery, 109 W. Morehead St.

Info: 877-210-3737.