Around the Town: Helena-area arts and entertainment news published May 12

‘Aristocats KIDS’ at Grandstreet

“Disney’s The Aristocats KIDS” plays at Grandstreet Theatre 7 p.m. Friday, May 13. The jazzy 30-minute musical, designed for elementary school-aged performers, is based on the 1970 Disney film. For information on purchasing tickets please visit or call 406-447-1574 for reservations.

The Montana Constitution at 50 Speaker Series

In honor of the 50th anniversary of the 1972 constitution, the Montana Historical Society is hosting four talks on the 1972 Montana State Constitution.

Thursday, May 12, 4:30 p.m. features a panel discussion, Indian Education and the 1972 Montana Constitution, with former legislator and educator Carol Juneau and Joyce Silverthorne, moderated by Mike Jetty, on “Indian Education and the 1972 Montana Constitution.”

Silverthorne was director of the Office of Indian Education in D.C. from 2012 through 2016, and Jetty is an Indian Education Specialist for the Montana Office of Public Instruction.

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All presentations are in the MHS auditorium, 225 N. Roberts St. and livestreamed on the MHS YouTube channel. The videos are available for later viewing.

MHS Second Saturday Pop-Up Exhibit

Join area collectors from 1:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m. May 14 for a “Second Saturday Pop-up Exhibit,” 225 N. Roberts St., where

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