mayor's ad hoc committee for Auburn's Sesquicentennial (150th anniversary)

This group is comprised of community members, stakeholder organizations and others interested in coordinating a year of events and projects to celebrate the 150th year of Auburn formally becoming a city. The group meets once a month; location varies. Those interested in volunteering their time and talents to be part of this project can e-mail staff laison Sabrina Best at

Next Meetings:

Wednesday, April 11 at 6:00PM

Auburn Senior Community Center (Pettengill Park)

  • The goal of this meeting is to start assigning groups/individuals into the Work Groups
  • Nominate public co-chair(s) for each workgroup to be working along side a City staff member: History, Events, Fundraising, Schools, Promotions/Media
  • Start narrowing down event list to a realistic and obtainable list

Wednesday, April 25 at 6:00PM

Auburn Public Library

  • The goal of this meeting is to identify the final ‘Public Steering Committee’ that will be responsible for decisions, workgroups, etc.
  • Discuss the logo voting process and unveiling
  • Finalize workgroup chairs, members, and then supporting organizations/individuals