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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, inform and edu-tain 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 inspire, inform and edu-tain. 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 in collaboration with our nonprofit affiliate Literary Arts Connection (a.k.a. Texas Literacy Connection). As a member, you help support our various weekly and monthly programs including Poetry Night, Family Night, Night Women Book Club, Sankofa Film, Books & Discussion, author events, classes, community forums and more!

10th Anniversary Fundraiser & Membership Drive - We are seeking Angels and amazing people to donate and/or become monthly donors. Our goal to raise $10k this year to aid with stabilization, growth and expansion of the bookstore and our community programs

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In-store: 6637 Meadowbrook Dr. FW, TX
 
Mobile via Cash App: $Thedockbookshop

 

Membership Benefits

General Member

$20

Yearly

Select Member

$10

monthly

Business/Premier Member

$25

monthly

E-Newsletter

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SHOP      
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EVENTS      

Receive discounts on ticketed events

 

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Priority signing at events

 

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NETWORK / GROUPS / BUSINESS      
Connect & build with others and various groups x x x

Business card/flyers in store

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Included in business listing

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Updates on networking, vendor, business opportunities

 

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Priority seating at events

 

 

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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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SUPPORT      
Support efforts to promote literacy & literary arts x x x
Support efforts to promote culture & community x x x
Support efforts to promote independent bookstores x x x
       
       
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Upcoming Guests & Events


FEATURED AUTHOR & BOOK
Introducing New Author Kim Gbadebo
and her new book release THE ULTIMATE BETRAYAL  
Available at The Dock Bookshop 
In-store Price $12.95 

UPCOMING GUESTS AND EVENTS


CELEBRATE Juneteenth & Black Music Month     
Tue. June 1 The Dock Bookshop
6:30-8 PM
Free Family Event with Speakers

 
8-10 PM
Poetry & Open Mic Night
$5 Cover

 

Building Our Communities Again:
A Real Estate Investment Event!
Sunday, June 24th
3-5pm
  - The Dock Bookshop
Discussion on gentrification and (re)building our own communities. Plus, there will be a master plan presented by Real Estate Developer Kevin Brown & Jeanette Sneed. Snacks & refreshments will be served. For more information call 469 652 4009