Today’s entertainment picks are:
v Youngstown Area Jewish Film Festival: Opens with “BESA: The Promise” at 1 p.m. at Butler Institute of American Art, 524 Wick Ave., Youngstown. The festival will screen six films overall. For tickets, visit jccyoungstown.org, at the door or Jewish Community Center, 505 Gypsy Lane, Youngstown.
v Organ concert: Edward Alan Moore, organist and music director at East Liberty Presbyterian Church in Pittsburgh, will present a free program at 2 p.m. at Trinity United Methodist Church, 30 W. Front St., Youngstown.
v Festivals: A Pumpkin Festival will be from noon to 4 p.m. at the Columbiana County Fairgrounds, 225 Lee Ave., Lisbon. Call 330-424-5531. Bark ’n the Park Dog Fun Festival will be from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Mill Creek MetroParks Bears Den Cabin, Youngstown.
v Afternoon of Arts: The free community event is from 1 to 3 p.m. with a meditation walk and tea in the garden (weather permitting) and a juried art show. There also will be artists at work, live performances, children’s art and activities and light refreshments. Attendees may add their fingerprints to the Global Art Project Peace Tree.
v Niles Cemetery Walk: Union Cemetery, intersection of Niles-Cortand Road and Vienna Ave., Niles, from 5 to 6:30 p.m. with historian Wendell Lauth. Learn about the murderer who committed his crime on Christmas Eve. Wear comfortable walking shoes and bring a flashlight. For information, visist www.mckinley.lib.oh.us.
Tv listings, B8
“The Simpsons” (8 p.m., Fox): Trick or treating arrives a bit early with the 24th “Treehouse of Horror” episode. Among the highlights: Bart is decapitated in a kite accident. D’oh!
“The Paradise” (9 p.m., PBS): A Victorian-era department store is the setting for love, comedy, and intrigue in this seven-part “Masterpiece Classic” series based on a novel by Emile Zola.
“Witches of East End” (10 p.m., Lifetime): Julia Ormond stars as an immortal mom in this series about a family of witchy women in a seaside town.