Honoring Brenda Johnson for service & commitment. RSVP. $50. Noon-3 p.m. Hotel Sofitel, 5800 Blue Lagoon Drive. Details: (305) 264-4888.
AMERICAN JUDICATURE SOCIETY
Presented of the 2002 Justice Award to Chesterfield Smith, chairman emeritus, Holland & Knight. 8 p.m. Renaissance Miami Biscayne Bay Hotel, 1601 Biscayne Blvd. Details: Marc Wagner, (312) 357-8819.
AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF UNIVERSITY WOMEN
Miami chapter president's reception. Speaker: Fawn Gerner, author. RSVP by Friday (9/27). 4 p.m. Coconut Grove Women's Club, 2985 S Bayshore Drive. Details: Ann Eldredge, (305) 253-7013.
Monthly meeting of non-working nurses. 10 a.m. Temple Bet Breira, 9400 SW 87th Ave. Details: Ruth Wettig, (305) 665-6175.
MIAMI BUSINESS ALLIANCE
"Take your business to new heights through professional contacts and business interchange." Held on the first and third Thursday of each month. RSVP. 8-9 a.m. Bankers Club, One Biscayne Tower, 2 S Biscayne Blvd. Details: Alberto, (305) 361-9662.
SOUTH DADE PARLIAMENTARY LAW UNIT
"No Troublemakers Allowed." Speaker: Mary Scull Brown, registered parliamentarian. 9:30-11:30 a.m. Fellowship Hall, Central Christian Church, 222 Menores Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 446-6158 or 448-9928.
GERMAN AMERICAN SOCIAL CLUB
Oktoberfest. Food, beverages, entertainment. 4 p.m.-midnight. $10. German American Social Club of Greater Miami, 11919 SW 56th St. Details: (305) 553-8587.