SLIDES OF CUBA
Miami Dade College features a slide presentation and panel discussion on The Three Havanas: Colonial, Republican and Totalitarian and Vision of Tomorrow's Cuba with architect Nicolás Quintana. 6:30 p.m. at Tower Theater, 1508 SW 8th St., Tamiami. In Spanish only. Free. Details: (305) 643-8706.
Historical Museum of Southern Florida hosts a lecture and slide presentation on the history of the Jewish community in Miami Beach. 6:30-8:30 p.m. at 101 W. Flagler St., Miami. Free. Details: (305) 375-1492.
TOUCH A HEART GALA
Kristi House, a child-advocacy organization, presents the seventh annual Touch A Heart Dinner and Auction. The fundraising event features a five-course dinner and live and silent auctions. 7:30 p.m. at Four Seasons Hotel, 1435 Brickell Ave., Miami. RSVP required. $500- $15,000. Details: (305) 547-6839 or (305) 358-3535.
Conference on nutrition, fitness, and global health. 9 a.m. at Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, 900 NW 17th St., Miami. Free for University of Miami students; $25-$60. Details: (305) 243-3249.
The Institute of Maya Studies featured guest speaker Mario Ferrante who will lecture on the history of Mexico from Cortez to Emperor Maximilian. 8 p.m. at Miami Museum of Science & Planetarium, 3280 S. Miami Ave., Miami. $6 donation. Details: (305) 235-1192.