University City

Get up and go

Don't miss these coming events close to home.

1 Southern Spring Show

Annual show of flowers, gardens, design and home-improvement vendors.

When: Feb. 29-March 4, various hours.

Where: The Park Expo and Conference Center, 2500 E. Independence Blvd.


2 The color of media

Panel discussion on images of minorities in film and on TV. Part of Charlotte Black Film Festival, held with CIAA tournament. $20 workshop.

When: 10 a.m. March 1.

Where: Mint Museum Uptown..

Info: or 704-777-5898.