Local schools begin
Greater Portland Benefits Thursday 10/29 Bridge Party, to benefit the Falmouth Historical Society, 12-3:30 p.m., $40, Holy Martyrs Church, 266 Foreside Road, Falmouth, Mary Honan, 781-2705, Carol Kauffman, 781-4140. Saturday 10/31
Unum, Garrand named Best
Greater Portland Benefits Wednesday 10/21 John McDonald, storyteller and radio personality, benefit for the OceanView Resident Assistance Fund, 2 p.m., $5 minimum donation, OceanView, 18 Blueberry Lane, limited seating, reservations, 781-4460.