Submitted by thedockbookshop on Thu, 04/14/2022 - 9:58am
Friday, May 20, 2022 - 6:00pm
Sunday, May 22, 2022 - 6:00pm
The Dock Bookshop Presents
SPRING BOOK FLING
Discover Amazing Books and Meet Astounding Authors!
May 20-22 - Virtual & In-Person
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We are excited about this year's Spring Book Fling (SBF2022) which will be held May 20-22, 2022 with in-person and virtual events that include national and local authors, book clubs, readers and community. Activities include Children, Adult Fiction & Non-Fiction Author Presentations and Meet and Greet, Book Clubs, Authors and Readers Meet Up, Writers Workshop and more!
The event will kickoff Friday, May 20 with virtual events - Book Clubs, Authors and Readers (BAR) Virtual Meet-Up Happy Hour at 6p and Conversation with Reshonda Tate Billingsley hosted by Arlington Texas Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha, Inc. at 7p. Saturday, May 21, Spring Book Fling opens with a Writer's Workshop at 11a with Dr. Shewanda Riley followed by lively and engaging Children and Adult sessions with authors presentations and meet & greet from 12-2. Plus, there will be a special Mental Health Moment at 2p in recognition of Mental Health Awareness Month, followed by the Malcolm X Celebration featuring national Poet Talaam Acey from 3-5p. The SBF will close out on Sunday, May 22 with Faith and Inspiration at 3p and Anniversary Concert 4:30p. Saturday and Sunday events are in-person and virtual. Do not delay - Register Today!
Complete list of Authors and Books coming soon!
SBF 2022 SCHEDULE:
Friday May 20 (Virtual)
6:00 PM - Book Clubs, Authors, Readers - BAR Virtual Meet-Up and Happy Hour
7:00 PM - Conversation with Reshonda Tate Billingsley hosted by Arlington Texas Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc, 7pm Virtual
Sat. May 21 (In-Person and Virtual)
11:00-12:00 PM - "Get That Book Published" Writers Workshop with Shewanda Riley
12:00 Noon - 5:00 PM - Author Meet & Greet
12:15-1:00 PM - SBF Children Authors & Books
1:15 - 2:00 PM - SBF Adult Authors & Books
2:15 - 3:00 PM - A Moment for Mental Health
3:00 - 5:00 PM - Malcolm X Celebration ft Taalam Acey
Sun. May 22 (In-Person and Virtual)
3:00-4:00 PM Faith & Inspiration
4:30-6:00 PM Dock Member Thank You Day & Anniversary Concert