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THE DOCK BOOKSHOP is one of the largest independent, full service, African-American owned bookstores in the nation. Opened in 2008, The Dock has become a retailer, venue and a destination spot for African American literature and culture. Our mission is to inspire and inform readers and community thru books & other products, groups, and events. The Dock Bookshop is a force for good in the community, selling products and hosting events that edu-tain and empower families and communities. Hold your next meeting or event at the Dock!!

BECOME A MEMBER and join the movement. We’re not only a bookstore, but also a cause. Our aim is to increase literacy and awareness to better communities. We promote reading, books, literacy and literary arts; and culture, family and community. As a member, you help support our various weekly and monthly programs including Poetry Night, Family Night, Sankofa Film, Books & Discussion, women’s book club, author events, classes, community forums and more!

MEMBERS also become community and indie advocates; receive special savings, discounts on ticketed events, priority seating and signings; plus, gain access to business and networking opportunities, usage of meeting space, very own radio show on Dock Radio and more! See benefits below & JOIN TODAY!

 

Ways to Give:

 

Stop by our store: 6637 Meadowbrook Dr. FW, TX
Mobile via Cash App: $Thedockbookshop

 

MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

SELECT MEMBER

$10 Monthly $100 Yearly

PREMIER/ BUSINESS MEMBER

$25 Monthly

$250 Yearly 

EXECUTIVE 

MEMBER

$375 Annually

SHOP      
  • Shop & receive exclusive offers and special savings
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  • E-Newsletter - on special offers & special savings
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  • 30% Off All Hardcover Books - In-store
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INDIE COMMUNITY ADVOCATE      
  • Support efforts to promote literacy & literary arts
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  • Support efforts to promote culture & community
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  • Support efforts to promote independent bookstores
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EVENTS      
  • Receive discounts on ticketed events
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  • Priority signing at events
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  • Priority seating at events
 

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AUTHOR SERVICES      
  • Consignment Package
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  • E-Blast Package
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  • Book Signing Event Package
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NETWORK / GROUPS / BUSINESS SERVICES      
  • Business card/flyers in store
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  • First To Know - networking, vendor, business opportunities
 

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  • Included in Business Directory
 

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  • Meeting space to hold business meetings & seminars
 

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  • Vendor space and promotion of product/service/program at various events
 

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  • Business Lite Website & Domain Registration
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BUSINESS BOOK CLUB       

Membership Includes:

  • Quarterly Business Box
  • Bi-Monthly Web-base Discussions
  • Updates on National/Regional/Local Initiatives
  • Cross collaborations
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DOCK RADIO      
  • One hour radio show or Radio Advertisement on Dock Radio
  • Programming Assistance
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EVENTS

This Weekend
     
 

Minister Farrakhan Speaks
The Unraveling of a Great Nation 
Sun. Feb. 23 at 2 PM
 @ The Dock via Live Web
 




 
 
 
Black History Celebrations
Celebrate Black History
 
African American Read-In
Black History Celebration

 
KID'S CLUB BOOK READ:
UNDEFEATED
By Kwame Alexander & Kadir Nelson

 
New Date Change: Sat. Feb. 29th 2:30-4 PM @ The Dock
 
STORY TIME, PIZZA PARTY & MORE.
We invite your family to celebrate Black History with  books and more!
 


Celebrate Black History
FILM SHOWING & TALKBACK
 
John Henrik Clarke
A Great and Might Walk
 
Sat. Feb. 29 6-8 PM @ The Dock
 
African American historian and Master-Teacher John HenrikClarke shares his wealth of knowledge of Black History. Film narrated and co-produced by Wesley Snipes. A must-see for all.
 
Shop The Dock for Great Gifts
for Black History Month and Every Day! 
Dashikis
 
Dashikis
Women Apparel
 
Cultural T-shirts
 
Children Books and More
 
Rasta Bajas/Jackets
$99 Authors Special!

Click Here To Purchase $99 Author's Special
DOCK OPEN MIC
 
DOCK OPEN MIC
Tue. Feb. 25
Mardi Gras
PHAT Tuesday
8-10 PM @ The Dock
 
Come share your talent and/or enjoy an evening of music, food, drinks and artistic expressions poetry, live performances, comedy and more -withgood people and good energy!
 
More Community Events at The Dock
 

RAW TALK
with RAS EMIL
Food-Health-Love
 
Fri. Feb. 28 6-8 PM
 @ The Dock
Come chop it up (literally) with Chef Ras Emil from Philly. Try his healthy "Love Juice" and more. Evening of food tasting, conversation and more.
 




Kings & Queens  
ROUND TABLE
with Bro. Reg 

Sat. Feb. 29 4-6 PM 
 @ The Dock 
Topic:
Tricknology of
the enemy
Sat. Feb. 29 - 4-6 PM
@ The Dock
 
 
Book Clubs
  
NIGHT WOMEN
 BOOK CLUB
1ST SATURDAY
3-5 PM @The Dock Bookshop
Ladies, looking for a book club to join?
Join us for great book discussions, awesome company and fun time!
 
Book Discussion: 
March 7 - Americanah by
KIDS CLUB
Monthly 2:30-3:30 PM
The Dock Bookshop   

The Dock Bookshop Kids Club takes place every month and is sure to edutain both children and parents in an interactive setting. We have a variety of themed
programs that includes books, reading, play and more!  
Date Change:  Sat. Feb. 29
Undefeated by Kwame Alexander 
MORE DOCK RADIO
Dock Radio has a line-up of great shows and hosts highlighting various aspects of life and living!!! Also there will be guest authors discussing their books  and businesses discussing their products and services on 
various radio shows.
 
We look forward to your interactions with the independent shows and guests
 
For more information regarding Dock Radio please call 817-457-5700 or email: info@thedockbookshop.com /  visit www.DockRadioLive.com
 
Download App "Dock Radio"
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Dock Power Hour - Empowering Communities - Every Monday
Download "Dock Radio" App on your phone /www.dockradiolive.com/call-in>972-427-7795
TUNE-IN WEEKLY FOR GUESTS & HOT TOPICS!!!

 
LIONESS COUNSELING with LASHONDA THOMAS 
On Dock Radio Daily at 2:00 PM 
download "Dock Radio" App on your phone/ www.dockradiolive.com/ call-in>972-427-7795
THE DAROLYN BROCK SHOW 
On Dock Radio Every Tuesday at 7 PM 
download "Dock Radio" App on your phone / www.dockradiolive.com / 972-427-7795
ASE' RADIO SHOW
On Dock Radio Every Thursday @ 6:00pm
download "Dock Radio" App on your phone / www.dockradiolive.com / 972-427-7795
DOCK RADIO BUSINESS & EVENT SHOUTOUT
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Dock Membership
Not only are you supporting an independent bookstore that loves and supports community
but also your supporting...
*Literary and cultural programs including our Kids Club that impacts hundreds of families 
*Artists who share their artistic expressions every Tuesday 
Plus  
*Receive additional discounts and savings on books 
*Receive free tickets to Dock selected events 
*Usage of meeting space (based on availability) 
*Free advertising on Dock Eblast & social media outlets and more
 
Call or text Membership to 817.296.0288 or visit www.thedockbookshop.com
Dock Calendar 
 
  • Thu. Feb. 20 - Men's Book Club, 7-9p
  • Black History Celebration/Kid's Book Club 2:30-4p***Rescheduled***to Sat. Feb. 29
  • Sun. Feb. 23 - Minister Louis Farakhan Speak via live web, 2-5p
  • Tue. Feb. 25 - Mardi Gras-PHAT Tuesday Open Mic, 8-10p $5
  • Fri. Feb. 28 - Raw Talk with Ras Emil, 6-8p
  • Sat. Feb. 29 - Kings and Queen Round Table with Bro. Reg, 4-6p
  • Sat. Feb. 29 - Celebrate Black History Film & Talkback: Dr. John Henrik Clarke Great and Mighty Walk, 6-8p
  • Sat. Mar. 7 - Women's Book Club 3-5p
  • Sun. Mar. 8 - Natural Hair Film Showing with Workshop and Talkback, 3-6p

Community Events

Sat. Feb. 22 - Black History at Eastern Hills High School, 10a-2p

Sun. Feb. 23 - Nappiology Hair Showcase 2020, 2-6p Desoto Civic Center

Sat. Mar. 7 - 3rd Annual Jet Relays Soul Festival, gates open at 10a Herman Clark Stadium 

Dock in the Community
Join us at the following events... 

 

Call/Text 817.296.0288 to become a Vendor