Adath Israel cabaret night at Roberto’s

Congregation Adath Israel of Newtown will present “Cabaret Night,” an evening of music, dancing, fine food and a silent auction, October 3 at 6:30 p.m. at Roberto’s Restaurant in Monroe. Organizers promise an entertaining event for all who attend.

The evening will feature the Greg Packham Group along with a buffet dinner. Guests will be treated to a spread of appetizers, entrees such as chicken marsala, roast beef, sole oreganata, penne alla vodka and rigatoni, and a Venetian table with assorted desserts.

The Greg Packham Group, formed in 1973, is one of Connecticut’s finest bands, showcasing a diverse blend of musical genres including original and standard jazz, blues, funk and Latin tunes. Led by Greg Packham, the five-piece group has played most clubs in the area in addition to the New Haven Jazz Festival, Levitt Pavilion in Westport and other venues. Packham has recorded many CDs with other artists and plays a multitude of instruments including bass, drums, percussion and keyboards.

The silent auction will feature a wide array of items that run the gamut from sporting opportunities and events to classical music season tickets. In addition, there will be theater tickets, dining gift certificates, retail items and assorted gift baskets.

Adath Israel’s Sisterhood is sponsoring this evening. It is a non-profit event and proceeds will be used to support Adath Israel.

Individual tickets are priced at $55. Tables for eight or 10 can also be reserved. Tickets are available by phone: 203-459-0089 or 203-426-5188. Tickets can also be reserved by email: or Ticket leap:

In addition, tickets can be purchased at Adath Israel, 115 Huntingtown Road, Newtown on September 27, from 8:45 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. and from 11:30 a.m. to noon. Tickets will not be sold at the door.

For additional information, contact Bonnie Goldstein at or 203-459-0089.