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Preserving Literacy in our Community

Events/Media Calendar 2017





Saturday, June 17, 2017

11am - 4pm

$3 Adults/$1 Kids





Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017






Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017






Saturday, April 1, 2017

11am - 4pm

$1.00 Admission








Thursday, Mar. 2, 2016

2:30pm - 6pm







Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017

11am - 6pm

$3 Adult/$1 Kids



Saturday, Dec. 17, 2016

9am -7pm


Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016

9am - 2pm


Friday, Nov. 11, 2016

8am - 4pm


Saturday, Mar. 19, 2016

9am - 12noon


Saturday, Mar. 5, 2016







Upcoming Event


Detroit Book City's JUNETEENTH: Books, Music & Art Fair 2017

Univ of Detroit Mercy ~ Fountain Lounge, 4001 W. McNichols Rd, Detroit

JUNETEENTH Celebration featuring 75 talented Black Book Authors of children and adult books, local music artists, and visual artist & artisans selling their goods. Spectators greet these talents, buy their "discount" items and enjoy family, fun entertainment.



Detroit Book City's Back-to-School Fall BookFEST

LOCATION:  TBA   Annual Back-to-School book festival showcasing African-American Book Authors who publish children's books (infant - young adult). Greet over 30 children & youth book authors selling their autographed books at a discount.  FREE admission & backpacks to first 100 arrivals.


Detroit Book City's' Black Author HOLIDAY Ball

"Black-Tie Affair"...More details to come


Past Events


Location: Matrix Center, 13560 E. McNichols Rd, Detroit, MI 48205

Book fair hosted at the Matrix Center location! Families are offered high quality new/used, affordable books at up to 50% OFF that makes reading fun.

SPECIAL Book Release Launch: Odis Bellinger M.A., LLPC 2nd book "100 Effective Strategies for Single Mothers Raising Black Boys".

Greet 12 Detroit Black Book Authors... selling their autographed books!

Register $1 admission ticket.  Proceeds to support the Matrix Center:



Taylor International Academy - After-School Book Fair

26555 Franklin Road, Southfield, MI 48033


School hosted "after-school" book fair on-site by Detroit Book City!  Students are offered high quality new/used, affordable books at up to 50% OFF that makes reading fun.  Special Guests: Detroit Black Children's Book Authors will sell their autographed books!


Detroit Book City's African-American Family Book Expo 2017

Northwest Activities Center, 18100 Meyers Rd, Detroit MI 48235



Holiday Bazaar@Northwest Activities Center - Vendor

Northwest Activities Center, 18100 Meyers Rd, Detroit MI 48235


Each One, Teach One Educational Symposium

Grove High School, 20500 W. 13 Mile Rd, Birmingham, MI 48025


Harper-Hutzel Hospital (DMC) Employee Activities - Vendor

3990 John R Street, Detroit, MI 48201


DAPCEP Showcase for STEM Program - Vendor

Second Ebenezer Church, 14601 Dequindre St, Detroit, MI 48212


Entrepreneurs Expo - Oakland County Business Assoc. of MI

Laurel Park Place, 37700 W. Six Mile Road, Livonia, MI 48512







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