On the Docket Books & Gifts


Renovated in 2019, On the Docket Books and Gifts is home to numerous books and gifts that allow guests to continue to explore our history long after they leave Courthouse Square.  Whether you are interested in pioneer-era crafts for children, looking to explore the historic markers of Michigan, or just want a little something to remember your time in Berrien County, On the Docket has what you want and more!

Save a Little, Save a Lot

January Sale

Rubber Ducky Sale – BOGO Free on any of our rubber duckies!

February Sale

2nd Annual Random Acts of Kindness Sale – Donate non-perishable food or hygiene products and receive a 15% coupon for a purchase in the gift shop!

March Sale

Old Stuff Day Sale – Old titles and merchandise will be on sale for $1.00!

Note: In-house sales are not available online minus those with free gifts

Order online!

Looking for the perfect book or gift for yourself or someone in your life, but not able to stop by our store?  We have your back!  Explore our “menu” of items available for sale by clicking the link below!

Online ordering allows for in-store pick up, curbside pick up, and delivery.  Those wanting to have their order mailed to them must choose Shipping and Handling (located on the bottom of the list) before checking out and include the shipping address in the Special Instructions box during check out.

Not sure if we have what you’re looking for?  Simply contact us and we’re happy to help you find it!

Find the history you love inside On the Docket Books & Gifts!

Three Oaks

The BCHA has published numerous titles exploring the history of Berrien County’s communities and the history of the county’s transportation!

Lighthouses of SWMI

If you’re looking for the stories of Michigan and the Cornerstone county, we have what you are looking for!


Let your children (or  inner child!) step back in time in our children’s section, where history of all sorts is waiting to be explored!

farm bingo

Needing a little something to top off the perfect gift or holiday stocking?  Check out our line of cute toys that are perfect for any age!

MI Apples

With history books from all eras available, On the Docket will help you find the your newest historical passion or feed your historical obsession.