What: Family Houston's annual "Celebration of Families" luncheon.
Where: River Oaks Country Club.
The scoop: After 24 years with Family Houston (formerly Family Services of Greater Houston), CEO Nyla K. Woods celebrated her retirement as luncheon honoree. Singing her praises for a remarkable service career were United Way of Greater Houston CEO Anna Babin and NextOp executive director John Boerstler. Luncheon chair and Family Houston board member Jennifer Gravenor presented Woods with a proclamation declaring it Nyla Woods Day in Houston.
Family Houston board member Locke Bryan introduced new Family Houston leadership — executive chairman Helen Vollmer and CEO Charly Weldon.
Who: Emcee Tom Koch of KTRK Channel 13, Debbie and Steve Costello, Joella and Steve Mach, Carol Beck, Tara and David Wuthrich, Penny Butler, David Ruiz, Cheryl and the Rev. Anthony McClendon, and Wendel Skolaski.