The Wolfsonian Book Club presents "Continental Op Stories" by Dashiell Hammett. This collection of short stories features a tough, unsympathetic detective named Continental Op. The club explores literary works whose subjects are relevant to current exhibitions and collection themes on display at the museum. Wolfsonian-FIU, 1001 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. RSVP required. Free. Details: (305) 535-2644 or www.wolfsonian.org.
INSPIRATION FOR WOMEN
US House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi will sign and discuss her book, "Know Your Power: A Message to America's Daughters." In her book, she encourages women to never lose faith and follow their dreams wherever they may lead. 6 p.m. Temple Judea, 5500 Granada Blvd., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 667-5657 or www.judeagables.org.