Period Party - Free Period Book Release

Period Party! - First Period Book Release
Saturday, March 30, 2024 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

In celebration of the release of Ali Terese's new book, Free Period, we are having a Period Party!  Bring period supplies for donation, take part in some fun activities, and celebrate the release of Free Period. 


In partnership with Boise Period Project and Saalt, we will information about periods and alternative period products, as well as how you spread more period advocacy in your community.  Help us pack period packs to donate, play games, and celebrate.  

There will be some fun period-centric activities, stickers, and crocheted uteruses sent to us from the author!

Come celebrate your body, learn about periods, and have some fun!

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About the book: 

Helen and Gracie are pranking their way through middle school when a stinky stunt lands them in the front office -- again. Because nothing else has curbed their chaos, the principal orders the best friends to do the unthinkable: care about something. So they join the school’s Community Action Club with plans to do as little as humanly possible.

But when Helen is caught unprepared by an early period and bleeds through her pants -- they were gold lamé! -- the girls take over the club’s campaign for maxi pads in bathrooms for all students who menstruate. In the name of period equity, the two friends use everything from over-the-top baked goods to glitter gluing for change. But nothing can prepare them for a clueless school board (ew), an annoying little sister (ugh), and crushes (oh my!).

As Helen and Gracie find themselves closer to change and in deeper trouble than ever before, they must decide if they care enough to keep going . . . even if it costs them their friendship.


Event address: 
180 North 8th Street
Boise, ID 83702
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Free Period By Ali Terese Cover Image
ISBN: 9781338835830
Availability: In Stock Now- On Our Shelves Now in Boise
Published: Scholastic Press - March 5th, 2024

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