The Aurora Free Library proudly presents a full program of events each season at the Aurora Free Library and the Morgan Opera House. See all of our upcoming events in the list below.

For more information about programs and events at the Aurora Free Library, contact Sandra Groth, Librarian, at the library at (315) 364-8074.

Ongoing Events

We hold Preschool Storytime weekly on Wednesdays when school is in session.

The Southern Cayuga Book Club meets monthly on the first Wednesday of the month at 7:15pm.

American Creed: Film Screening & Community Conversation

American Creed

A Film Screening and Community Conversation

Wednesday, March 27, 2019, at 7 PM at the Aurora Free Library

The Aurora Free Library is hosting a screening of the PBS documentary AMERICAN CREED on Wednesday, March 27 at 7 pm.

In the documentary film AMERICAN CREED, former US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice and Pulitzer Prize-winning historian David M. Kennedy come together from different points of view to investigate the idea of a unifying American creed. Their spirited inquiry frames the stories of citizens striving to realize their own visions of America’s promise across deepening divides.

The screening will be followed by a Community Conversation facilitated by Professor Michael Groth of Wells College on Facing History & Ourselves- Where Does a Nation’s Identity Come From?

A second screening and discussion will be held on Sunday, April 28 at 4 PM at the Howland Stone Store Museum. This discussion will be Equality of Opportunity: What it Meant in the Past and What it Means Now, also facilitated by Professor Michael Groth of Wells College.

A final screening and discussion will be held on Thursday, June 27, 2019, at 7 PM at the Interfaith Center for Action & Healing in Lansing. This discussion will be Faith and Our National Identity facilitated by Rev. Barb E. Blom

2019 Community Read — Hidden in France

2019 Southern Cayuga Community Read

Hidden in France: A Boy’s Journey Under the Nazi Occupation by Simon Jeruchim

Join the Aurora Free Library and Hazard Library for a book discussion on Wednesday, April 3, 2019 at 7:00 PM in the SCCS High School Library.

Complimentary copies of the book are available at the Aurora Free Library and Hazard Library.

American Creed: Film Screening & Community Conversation

American Creed

A Film Screening and Community Conversation

Sunday, April 28, 2019, at 4 PM at the Howland Stone Store Museum, 2956 Route 34B, Aurora

The Aurora Free Library is hosting a screening of the PBS documentary AMERICAN CREED on Sunday, April 28 at 4 PM at the Howland Stone Store Museum.

In the documentary film AMERICAN CREED, former US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice and Pulitzer Prize-winning historian David M. Kennedy come together from different points of view to investigate the idea of a unifying American creed. Their spirited inquiry frames the stories of citizens striving to realize their own visions of America’s promise across deepening divides.

The screening will be followed by a Community Conversation facilitated by Professor Michael Groth of Wells College on Equality of Opportunity: What it Meant in the Past and What it Means Now.

A final screening and discussion will be held on Thursday, June 27, 2019, at 7 PM at the Interfaith Center for Action & Healing in Lansing. This discussion will be Faith and Our National Identity facilitated by Rev. Barb E. Blom