Winsted, CT-072614MK11 Yoda instructor Fran Herman leads a yoga class during The Soldiers Monument Commission picnic at the memorial park in Winsted on Saturday afternoon. The event was held to to raise money and awareness of the monument, which is dedicated in the memory of local Civil War soldiers. The commission is struggling to recover the $130,000 former Finance Director Henry L. Centrella Jr. stole from its renovation account. Jack Bourque, commission member, said that over fifty visitors came to enjoy food, activities and raffle items that thirty-seven local businesses had donated. Michael Kabelka / Republican-American.