2023 WIBJ Conference  

Friday, February 24 & Saturday February 25

Highland Conference Center, Mitchell, SD


Join us for a time of fun and GAMES, laughing and learning, and friendship and networking!! Who remembers the Game of Life and other favorites from your childhood??

Friday Evening will include vendor shopping from 5-9pm. Each attendee will receive $5 in tokens to be spent at the vendor booths. A light meal will be provided.

A session will be offered for a Succulent Make & Take with a $10 fee presented by Sarah Bode (note on registration form) and featuring "Dar"apolooza, which Dar Engelmeyer will lead attendees in boisterous BINGO games throughout the conference.

Then join us in the after-hours room in the Confort Inn lobby for talk, treats and sipping your favorite beverage!

Saturday from 8am - 3:00pm attend informative sessions to win The Game of Life in all aspects of your life - work, family, finances and health. Tentative topics include insurance needs as we age, large animal care tips, BitCoin info, making the most of your current assets on your farm/ranch, guidelines for choosing a placement option for a family member and more.

Check the Facebook page or this website for updates and additional information.

Lunch is provided with registration fee. If you have dietary needs, please bring your own food, as we are unable to accommodate substitutions.

One of our featured speakers will be Christie Gunkel from the Main Street Mercantile in Mitchell, who will talk about her venture into games and candy, old and new, and how they can enhance family time.

Conference registration fee is $45. Any registration after February 18, 2023, will be $55.

Take advantage of the new online payment option on the registration form located on this website. This option may be used for payment by attendees, vendors and any organizational donations. You may also mail registration to:

Women in Blue Jeans, PO Box 53, Mitchell, SD 57301

A block of rooms is being held at both the Hampton Inn and Comfort Inn & Suites. Please ask for the Women in Blue Jeans' block when you make your reservation. Check with both for the best price and DO IT EARLY!!