Girls Rock! Roanoke performing Friday night concert, after week of empowering activities

ROANOKE, Va. (WDBJ7) "The Change" is coming to the Girls Rock! Roanoke camp this week.

It's an all-teenage girl band hosting a workshop for campers today on anti-bullying, and they'll also be performing.

Girls Rock! Roanoke is an all volunteer-run, community-based organization in the Roanoke Valley.

At the week-long Girls Rock! Roanoke day camp, girls ages 8 to 16 form bands, write their own songs, and perform at a final showcase.

They also participate in workshops on women's history, women's music history, teamwork and more.

Friday night's showcase will be the culmination of the July 11 through July 15 camp.

It's happening Friday, July 15 at 6 p.m. at the Community School in Roanoke. A $5 donation is encouraged.