The Aurora Free Library is governed by a volunteer Board of Trustees, the Preservation Committee, and the Morgan Opera House Committee.

Library Board of Trustees


Susan Deacon, President ()
Ellen Baker Wikstrom, Vice President
Natalie Kimbrough, Secretary
Thea Miller, Treasurer


Susan Dean
David Eckhardt
Dennis Looney

Meeting Schedule

Typically held on the third Thursday of the month at 5:30 p.m. Currently, meetings are being held in person at the Library and are broadcast live on Zoom. Please email for the link to the Zoom meeting.

December 15, 2022
January 19, 2023
February 16, 2023

December Meeting Notes

The December Board meeting will be held on December 15 at 5:30 PM at the library and will also be broadcast via Zoom. All are welcome to attend.

If you plan to attend in person, please contact so we can make appropriate seating arrangements.

If you plan to attend via Zoom, please contact for the Zoom address.

December Meeting Materials

» Meeting Agenda
» November Board Meeting Minutes (Draft)

2022 Operating Budget

2022 Operating Budget can be viewed here »

Meeting Minutes

Meeting minutes can be viewed here »

Trustee Training

Trustee Continuing Education Requirements »

Preservation Committee

Preservation Committee Members

David Eckhardt, Chair
Brian Brown
Jodi Gunderson
Steve Moolin
Ellen Baker Wikstrom

Meeting Schedule


Meeting Minutes


Morgan Opera House Committee

Committee Members

Joanne Baum
Susan Forbes
Donna Goddard
Scott Heinekamp
Chris MacCormick
Ann Mathieson, Treasurer
Grace Mattingly
Mary Ellen Ormiston, Secretary
Lars Peterson
Ellen Baker Wikstrom, Chair

Meeting Schedule


Meeting Minutes