A musical event to support the families affected by the tragedy will take place Dec. 28 starting at 8 p.m. at the River Bistro on Route 7 North in New Milford.

New Milford Judge Marty Landgrebe will speak at 8 p.m. to kick off the event. It will be followed by live music by the Blue Yodels, Don Lowe & the Lowedowns and others.

Donations to support the families will be accepted, with donations to go into the bank account set up through Newtown Savings Bank and the United Way.

Checks may be made out to Sandy Hook School Support Fund.

There is no cover charge.

Reservations are encouraged by calling 203-792-5330.

For more information, visit www.uwwesternct.org.