Today’s entertainment picks:

Today’s entertainment picks:

v “The 39 Steps,” 7:30 p.m.: A spoof on an Alfred Hitchcock whodunnit at Youngstown Playhouse, Glenwood Avenue; 330-788-8739.

v “Distracted,” 8 p.m.: Modern play about our attention-deficit society at the Oakland Center for the Arts, 220 W. Boardman St., Youngstown; 330-746-0404.

v “Greater Tuna,” 8 p.m.: Two actors portray a town full of eccentrics in this comedy at Salem Community Theater, 490 E. State St., Salem; 330-332-9688.

v Phantoms hockey, 7:15 p.m.: The second-place Phantoms hockey team takes on first-place Green Bay at Covelli Centre; 866-448-7849

v “The Hunger Games”: Get in line to see the blockbuster film at any of six local multiplexes.

Croatian Pride Day with food, music


The fourth annual Croatian Pride Day will begin at noon Saturday at St. George Croatian Center, 3200 Vestal Road. Admission is $3.

The event will include vendors selling food, handmade items, music and more.

Food will include chicken paprikash, cevapcici, kolbasice, schnitzel, sarma, cheese gibanica, palachinka, strudel, kolachi, potato salad, soups and coleslaw. To order take-out items, call Renee at 330-788-2154 in advance.

The Happy Hearts Junior Tamburitzans and a group of musicians from Pittsburgh will perform. For information, call the Croatian Home at 330-799-0914.

Actress to portray Jacqueline Kennedy


Actress Carol Starre-Kmiecik will perform a one-woman show as Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Saturday at the Girard Free Library, 105 E. Prospect St.

The event, a fundraiser for the library, will begin at noon with a luncheon, followed by the performance. Tickets are $35.

For more information, call 330-545-2508.

Jellybricks song is ‘coolest in the world’

The Jellybricks’ song “Rock ‘n’ Roll Suicide” has been chosen as Coolest Song in the World for the week of March 25 by Little Steven (Stevie Van Zandt) for his syndicated “Underground Garage” radio show. The show airs on 200 radio stations worldwide, including at 10 p.m. Sunday on Youngstown radio station WNCD-93.3 FM. The Jellybricks are a Harrisburg, Pa.-based power pop band that includes Boardman native Larry Kennedy on guitar and lead vocals. “Rock ‘n’ Roll Suicide” is on the band’s latest album, “Suckers.”

Family movie night


Crown Theater Productions will have a free family bingo and movie night at Main Street Theater, 5 N. Main St., Saturday, with bingo at 6:15 p.m. and the movie at 7. Go to for more information.

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