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Space

The Exploratorium
Create an apparatus for viewing sunspots, Search for extraterrestrial life, and see a live web cam of Mars.

The Space Place
Be able to name trees from space, find out why the sky is blue and discover how to shrink a building three different ways. Lots of online space Games, activities, and fun facts.

NASA Kids
Exactly how hot is the sun? Can astronauts sleep standing up? And is it possible to escape the Event Horizon of a black hole?

Young Astronomers' Learning Center
What is a Brown Dwarf? What's the difference between a meteor and a falling star? What are solar winds? The Learning Center provides all the answers you need.

NASA – Be a Spacecraft Engineer
Your mission: Help scientists plan a mission to a comet. Design your own spacecraft. And protect the international Space Station from space debris.

Upcoming Events
Cozy Paint Night Nov 29, 2022 05:30 PM (US/Central)
Cozy Paint Night Dec 01, 2022 05:30 PM (US/Central)
Letters to Santa Dec 03, 2022 10:00 AM (US/Central)
Homemade Holiday Gifts Dec 06, 2022 06:00 PM (US/Central)
Book Club Dec 08, 2022 06:30 PM (US/Central)
Hours and Location

115 W. Main Street
Mt. Zion, IL 62549
phone: (217)864-3622
fax: (217)864-5708
director@mtzion.lib.il.us

Hours
Monday - Thursday 9:00 - 8:00
Friday 9:00 - 5:00
Saturday 9:00 - 3:00
Closed Sundays

Library Closed Dates