The Advertising Federation of Greater Miami hosts Salute to the National ADDY Winners. 7 p.m. at Cielo Garden & Supper Club, 3390 Mary St., Coconut Grove. RSVP required. Free members; $5-$15 others. Details: (305) 552-8111 or www.adfedmiami.com.
New Acropolis Cultural Association presents a lecture on The Meditations of Marcus Aurelius. 7:30 p.m. at 320 Miracle Mile, Second Floor, Coral Gables. $5-$7. Details: (305) 461-5758 or www.newacropolis.org.
Health Choice Network presents the seventh annual Jessie Trice Cancer Prevention Benefit gala, featuring guest speaker and University of Miami President Donna Shalala and an award ceremony honoring advocates of cancer prevention including former US Rep. Carrie Meek and her son Rep. Kendrick Meek. The event includes a reception, dinner and entertainment. 6 p.m. at Sofitel Miami hotel, 5800 Blue Lagoon Dr., Miami. $75-$750. Details: (305) 599-1015, Ext. 8080 or www.hcnetwork.org.
Miami Beach presents Arts in the Parks featuring concerts, plays and more.
6 p.m. at Flamingo Park, between 10th Street and Jefferson Avenue. Free. Details: (305) 673-7577.
US Green Building Council, Miami Chapter presents a symposium on The Ecology of Concrete: Environmental Best Practices for Design and Construction with Concrete. 8 a.m.-8 p.m. at University of Miami, Jorge M. Perez Architecture Center, Glasgow Hall, 1215 Dickinson Dr., Coral Gables. RSVP required. Details: firstname.lastname@example.org.