Thrive's annual statewide Girls For A Change Conference is this Saturday, October 17 at Montana State University. This year's theme is Bright and Bold, once again working to empower girls grades 8 - 12. The all day conference will feature 35 workshops and two keynote presentations. Registration is still available girls. Details here.

Girls For A Change is a grassroots organization for girls, by girls. The conference is designed by a core committee of high school girls. Girls in grades 8 - 12 will have the opportunity to explore career paths, forge connections with girls from all over the state, gain leadership skills, and more!

This year's conference will feature 35 workshops, ranging from jewelry making to archery. Two keynote presentations by big mountain pro skier Lynsey Dyer and Olympian Heather McPhie. Registration is $25 (scholarships are available). Register online at