The Institute of Maya Studies hosts a meeting and discussion on Mayan rulers and mythology. 8 p.m. at Miami Museum of Science and Planetarium, 3280 S. Miami Ave., Miami. $6 donation. Details: (305) 235-1192.
The Kristi House hosts Heal a Heart Happy Hour, a fundraising event where all of the proceeds go towards the Client Emergency Fund to help families in need of emergency financial assistance. The event includes music, wine, and hors d'oeuvres. 6-10 p.m. at The Sports Club LA/Miami at Four Seasons, 1441 Brickell Ave., Miami. $25 donation. Details: (305) 547-6842.
The Gwen S. Cherry Black Women Lawyers Association hosts a judicial breakfast forum featuring candidates for judgeships in Miami-Dade County in the Sept. 5 primary elections. Aug. 19. 9 a.m. at Lyric Theatre, 819 NW 2nd Ave., Miami. $25. Details: (305) 854-2233.