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


David Eckhardt, President ()
Dennis Looney, Vice President
Lori Knopp, Secretary
Thea Miller, Treasurer


Bird Cramer
Susan Dean
Lars Peterson

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. All are welcome to attend.

April 18, 2024
May 16, 2024
June 20, 2024
July 18, 2024
August 15, 2024
September 19, 2024
October 17, 2024
November 21, 2024
December 19, 2024
January 16, 2025

March Meeting Notes

The monthly Library Board meeting will be held on Thursday, April 18th  at 5:30 PM at the library. All are welcome to attend.

Board members attending by Zoom are…

Susan Dean
56 Greenbrier St.
Marco Island, FL 34145

Dennis Looney
870 Riverside Drive 7E
New York, NY 10032

All are welcome to attend at any location.

Meeting Materials

» Meeting Announcement
» Meeting Agenda
» March Minutes
» Director’s Report
» Morgan Opera House Report
» Preservation Committee Report
» 2024 Meeting Schedule
Treasurer’s Reports:
» Bank Information
» 2024 Budget vs YTD
» Statement of Finances

2024 Operating Budget

2024 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

Ellen Baker Wikstrom, Chair
Mary Ellen Ormiston, Secretary
Julie Kabelac, Treasurer
Joanne Baum
Susan Forbes
Donna Goddard
Scott Heinekamp
Chris MacCormick
Ann Mathieson
Daniel Mullarney
Lars Peterson

Meeting Schedule


Meeting Minutes