University City


University City

Youth sports: Register your child by Nov. 27 for the University City YMCA's winter basketball program.

The recreational basketball league is open to players ages 5-15. The competitive travel league is open to players ages 9-16. Players will learn teamwork, sportsmanship and fundamental skills of the game, combined with healthy competition.

Practices begin in December, and games go until mid-February.

For information call 704-716-6700 or visit and click on the "Youth Development" link.


Choir Concert: The Northwest School of the Arts Chamber Choir will join the Davidson College Concert Choir, Davidson Pro Arte Orchestra and soloists Jacqueline Culpepper and Diane Thornton in a choral concert at 7:30 p.m. Monday Nov. 21 in Duke Family Performance Hall on the Davidson campus. General admission is $15; $10 for senior adults; $5 for students and ages 18 and under. 704-894-2135, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. weekdays;

Mecklenburg County

Library trustees sought: The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Board of Education is accepting applications for members of the board of trustees of the Public Library of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County. Contact Board Services Office at 980-343-5139 to request an application. All applications must be received by Dec. 2.

Charlotte region

Student Hunger Drive: In this year's Charlotte Student Hunger Drive, students from 16 area high schools collected 86,023 pounds of food, worth more than $196,000, according to Natalie Jenkins, executive director of the drive. The food goes to Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina.

The total is a 77 percent increase over last year, the drive's first.