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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 Act of 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 (in collaboration with The Dock Bookshop)
- Children’s Story Time/FunTime
- Youth Reading Clubs/Kickbacks
- Summer Community Reading Initiative
- 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 Benefit
Upcoming Guests & Events
Conversations & Cocktails
Saturday, April 14
Driven Divas' Bowl-On-A-Lane for Literacy is Sat. April 14, 2018 2-5 PM
at Forum Bowl in Grand Prairie, Texas.
DRUMS OF THUNDER:LYRICS WITH FIR
8-10 PM at The Dock
Hosted by Chuck Jackson. Food, Live DJ, Amazing Show. All Are invited!. $5 Cover
Sharetha explains how to embrace a life change by listening to that inner voice, acknowledging the signs, but most importantly by walking in God's purpose once it has been defined.
Upcoming Book Discussions:
Saturday, April 14 - 12-2 PM RSVP
Part 2: FROM THE NILE VALLEY TO WAKANDA
SATURDAY APRIL 21, 2018 4-6 PM AT THE DOCK BOOKSHOP RSVP View Flyer
The conversation continues! Part 2 discussion will delve into the imagery and symbolism of Nile Valley Civilization depicted in the movie. Bring family and friends to share thoughts and respond to Marvel's Black Panther Movie - a record-breaking movie that has impacted black families & communities globally.
Presented by Crown-n-Glory