FRIDAY, AUGUST 19, 2016 7:30-9:00 PM - The Dock Bookshop RSVP
Come Meet & Greet SHAKA SENGHOR
Author of WRITING MY WRONGS
EMPOWER Series presents Shaka Senghor, New York Times Best Selling author of "Writing My Wrongs". FREE COMMUNITY PROGRAM! After spending nearly two decades in prison, Shaka Senghor uses the power of his story to share the surprising universal life lessons he learned in prison.
Shaka was the 2014 EMPOWER Series speaker just 2 days after delivering a record setting TED Talk at their 30th Anniversary Convention - Why Your Worst Deeds Don't Define You.
Since then he has been on Oprah's Super Soul Sunday - Full Episode Oprah and Shaka and on Oprah's Super Soul Session - Things I Learned in Prison That You Can Apply to Your Life. Oprah Winfrey has referred to her interview with Shaka for Super Soul Sunday as "one of the best I've ever had-not just in my career, but in my life... His story touched my soul." .
Fort Worth Poetry Slam Presents
REAL TALK OPEN MIC - Poetry, Spoken Word, Music & ComedyEvery Tuesday at 8-10p @The Dock. Featuring live DJ. Cost $5 & Open to the Public. RSVPView Current Flyer
BLACK BUSINESS MIX - Every 1st Thursday at 7-9p @The Dock. Next Mix: September 1st. Free event hosted by Local Organizing Committee of Fort Worth/Tarrant County, Buy Black 365 & The Dock Bookshop. RSVPView Flyer
COMMUNITY CONVERSATION - Every 3rd Thursday at 7-8:30p @The Dock. Next Convo: August 18. Community Forum addressing issues facing our community in the areas of health, economics, politics and justice. Free event hosted by Local Organizing Committee of Fort Worth/Tarrant County & The Dock Bookshop. RSVPView Flyer
COMMUNITY ACTION - LOCAL ORGANIZING COMMITTEE- Thursday at 7-9pm. Organizing in the areas of education, economics, politics, health, youth & more. Let's unite, organize, strategize and build! RSVP