Cristina and Gilles Huegi of Gunnison brought their daughter June Snow Huegi into the world on June 9 at 7:48 p.m. She weighed 6 lbs., 4 ozs., and registered 19 inches in length. Welcoming her to the family are: male fur siblings French bulldog/ Boston terrier Guido (8) and German shorthaired pointer Loki (5); grandparents Dave and Carmen Dressel of Olympia, Wash., Evelyne Huegi of Corona del Mar, Calif., and Riquet Welti of Zurich, Switzerland; and great-grandparent Irene Von der Goltz of Zurich, Switzerland. June's parents said, "Our darling daughter, June Snow, born on a snowy Colorado evening in June!"
Gunnison Gallery is featuring alpaca wool needle felted animal portraits created by award winning artist Diane Del Duca from Cañon City. Del Duca uses the wool from her 10 alpacas who are sheared once a year. Stop by and see this unique show on display until June 30. Gunnison Gallery is located at 124 N. Main St. and is open seven days a week during the summer. Virtual show of her artwork on Gunnison Gallery Facebook or Instagram or call 970.641.6111.
The curtain isn’t closing on this year’s annual Local Vocals concert hosted by the Gunnison Arts Center (GAC) — it’s going virtual. This Friday, June 26, six local singer-songwriters will be performing on Zoom from 7:30- 9:30 p.m. This year’s show is once again hosted by longtime organizer and singer-songwriter Chris Coady.
The 4-H Poker Trail Ride will take place this Sunday, June 7. The event, open to those with horses, will be at the Mill Creek Trailhead at 11 a.m. All proceeds benefit the Gunnison County 4-H Horse Program. The first hand is $20. Additional hands are $10, or you can buy five hands for $50. Riders and players under the age of 10 are just $10. Please bring your own water and snacks, and come prepared to follow all county health guidelines.