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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
Back to School Family Cooking Class Aug 15, 2022 05:30 PM (US/Central)
Cozy Paint Night Aug 23, 2022 05:30 PM (US/Central)
Pokémon Trainers Aug 30, 2022 06:00 PM (US/Central)
Pokémon Masters Aug 31, 2022 04:30 PM (US/Central)
Pokémon Trainers Sep 06, 2022 06:00 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