Dumont historian Dick Burnon gives a lecture, “The McCarthy Witch Hunt: A Not-So-Funny Reminiscence,” at a meeting of the Senior Activity Center at the Kaplen JCC on the Palisades. The talk includes excerpts from the 1976 award-winning Woody Allen film “The Front,” about the Hollywood blacklist. 411 East Clinton Ave. (201) 569-7900, ext. 235.