Heltne holds seat on state arts council
Delores "Dee" Heltne's lifetime of involvement with the arts has earned her a spot on the board of the Montana Arts Council.
"This is such a tremendous group. I'm just really honored to be given membership by the governor," Heltne said today.
Heltne was in Helena last week for a meeting of the group, which promotes performances of the arts in the state.
"It boosts local economies, it revitalizes communities and it improves education through the arts," she said.
Heltne's involvement with the arts began during her childhood in her native Minnesota, with church programs, piano recitals, high s...