South Florida Writers Association hosts its monthly meeting and networking event. 9:30-11:30 a.m. at Books and Books, 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. Free. Details: (786) 877-0136.
The Brazilian-American Chamber of Commerce of Florida celebrates its 25th anniversary with its Independence Silver Gala Dinner. 7:30 p.m. at Biltmore Hotel, 1200 Anastasia Ave., Coral Gables. RSVP required. $175-$10,000. Details: (305) 579-9030 or www.brazilchamber.org
HospiceCare of Southeast Florida celebrates its 25th anniversary with the Silver Wings gala. The black-tie event features silent and live auction, music and dinner. Proceeds will go to providing care and support for patients and families facing end-of-life matters. 6:30 p.m. at Marriott Harbor Beach, 3030 Holiday Dr., Fort Lauderdale. $200. RSVP required. Details: (954) 467-7423 or www.hospicecareflorida.org.