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TEXAS LITERACY CONNECTION 

 

THE MISSION of Texas Literacy Connection (TLC) (also known as Literary Arts Connection), a non-profit 501(c)(3) corporation, is to promote literacy and literary arts that will inspire individual and community action to build relationships, improve lives and better society.

TLC is dedicated to promoting literacy in its totality based on the National Literacy Acto fo 1991 definition of literacy: "an individual's ability to read, write, speak, compute and solve problems to function on a job and in sociery to achieve one's goals and develop one's knowledge and potential."

 

TEXAS LITERACY CONNECTION PROGRAMS

  • Children’s Story Time/FunTime
  • Youth Reading Clubs/Kickbacks
  • Summer Community Reading Initiative
  • Tutoring
  • GED Classes & Adult Literacy
  • Multilingual Education
  • Writing and Communication Workshops & Panels
  • International Book Project
  • Book Vouchers

 

TEXAS LITERACY CONNECTION EVENTS

  • Black History Lecture Series
  • Writers & Readers Conference
  • DFW Literary SoulFEST
  • Winter Wonderland of Reading
  • Leaders for Literacy Annual Luncheon

 

 

 

 

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BLACK PANTHER Trailer

Bi-Monthly Newsletter & Shopping Guide

Black Panther Comic Booklist

Marvel's Black Panther: The Art of the Movie Cover Image
Black Panther, Book 1: A Nation Under Our Feet Cover Image
Black Panther: A Nation Under Our Feet, Book 2 Cover Image
Black Panther: A Nation Under Our Feet, Book 3 Cover Image
Black Panther Book 4: Avengers of the New World Book 1 Cover Image
Black Panther & the Crew: We Are the Streets Cover Image

Congrats to Jesmyn Ward, 2017 National Book Award Winner

Upcoming Guests & Events

An Epic Event With The Dock Bookshop
Advance Screening
Marvel Studios' Black Panther
 
Fort Worth
Family Affair - benefits Dock Monthly Family Night & Youth Programs
Thursday, February 15th
Social  8:00pm / Movie  8:30pm / Ticket Cost Per Person $15
Movie Tavern West 7th Street
2872 Crockett St, Fort Worth, TX 76107
 
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Arlington***Sold Out***
Red Carpet Event featuring Hasaan Rasheed from the Movie
Thursday, February 15th
Social 6:00pm / Movie 7:00pm / Ticket Cost Per Person $20
Studio Movie Grill - Lincoln Square
452 Lincoln Square, Arlington, TX

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POWER OF LOVE Meets MARDI GRAS "FAT TUESDAY"
An Evening of Poetry, Spoken Word & Music  
Tue. February 13 8-10 PM - The Dock
Pre-Valentine's Day - Mardi Gras - Fat Tuesday Event
CANDLE LIGHT DINNER - DEE JAY - OPEN MIC - GUEST POETS & ARTISTS - BEADS AND MORE
COUPLES $20 / SINGLES $10
FOR TABLE RESERVATIONS
or to purchase tickets Click Here or
Call 817.296.0288 or in-store 6637 Meadowbrook Dr. Fort Worth, TX 76112
 
 
FAMILY NIGHT
BLACK HISTORY CELEBRATION
February 17, 2018 - 4-6 PM  - The Dock Bookshop
 
The Dock Bookshop invites you to an evening of free fun for the entire family. Enjoy
children's story time, drumming, story telling, artistic expressions, games, food and more. Attire (optional): African Attire, dashikis or cultural T-
shirts
 

Dock Speaker Series presents
DR. ALI AL-MANSOUR

February 24, 2018 - 4-6 PM - The Dock Bookshop
Free Event

Topics
*Black Americans at The Crossroads
*Crytocurrencey &
Bitcoin

We welcome Dr. Ali Al-Mansour to talk about his newly released book Crytocurrency Glossary 4 Teens and the future of the Bitcoin as well as his book Black Americans at The Crossroads. Dr. Ali Al-Mansour is the son of legendary financial Giant Dr. Khalid Al-Mansour and Sultana Armour Al-Mansour. Dr. Ali Al-Mansour is an educator, businessman, international speaker, and world traveler with a global footprint. He is deeply dedicated to the empowerment and success of the African American community. He is a published author of various books. He has lectured at colleges and universities and the United Nations.