What's happening in Mt Zion

Thursday June 25
To Infinity & Beyond Play Day
Join us at Goodwin Park for supervised play from 10 am to 12 pm. Activities include crafts, snacks, team games, individual activities and group activities.

Thursday June 25
Farmers Market
Fresh local produce, herbs, flowers, honey, dog treats, local art from 3:30 pm to 7 pm at the Heroic Age Art Center.

Thursday June 25
YA Book vs Movie Club
From 5 pm to 7 pm at the Mt Zion District Library. Check out a copy of That Summer and Someone Like You books from the desk and join us for the movie. Snacks provided. 7th grade - age 18. Registration required. Call 864.3622 or come in to the library sign up.

Thursday June 25
Chill on the Hill
Entertainment provided by Jac Freeze. Gates open at 6:30 pm, music from 7 pm to 10 pm. This is an all ages event. $4 per person admission at the gate, kids 12 and under are free with $1 of each admission donated to a local organization. Visit www.mtzconventioncenter.com for more information.

Friday June 26
Magician Rick Eugene
Come enjoy this comedy, magic, and entertainment show at 1 pm at the Mt Zion District Library! Registration required. Call 864.3622 or come in to the library sign up.

Monday June 29
Teen Time
Events just for TEENS! 7th grade to age 18. Events include Summer Cupcake Wars, Pitch Perfect Party (and sing along), Everyday Art, and more from 1 pm to 2:30 pm at the Mt Zion District Library. Registration is required. Call 864.3622 or come in to the library sign up.

Tuesday June 30
USAs Birthday Play Day
Join us at Goodwin Park for supervised play from 10 am to 12 pm. Activities include crafts, snacks, team games, individual activities and group activities.

Wednesday July 1
Red/White/Blue Crafts Play Day
Join us at Fletcher Park for supervised play from 10 am to 12 pm. Activities include crafts, snacks, team games, individual activities and group activities.

Thursday July 2
USAs Birthday Play Day
Join us at Goodwin Park for supervised play from 10 am to 12 pm. Activities include crafts, snacks, team games, individual activities and group activities.

Thursday July 2
Farmers Market
Fresh local produce, herbs, flowers, honey, dog treats, local art from 3:30 pm to 7 pm at the Heroic Age Art Center.

Thursday July 2
Chill on the Hill
Entertainment provided by Imagine That Band. Gates open at 6:30 pm, music from 7 pm to 10 pm. This is an all ages event. $4 per person admission at the gate, kids 12 and under are free with $1 of each admission donated to a local organization. Visit www.mtzconventioncenter.com for more information.

Friday July 3
Blue Ribbon Night
At Fletcher Park. This free event will have food vendors, feature 3rd Shift Band and a spectacular fireworks display. Presented by Mt Zion Economic Development Corporation. Sponsorships are available - contact Judy at 864.5424.

Monday July 6
Teen Time
Events just for TEENS! (7th grade to age 18) Events include Summer Cupcake Wars, Pitch Perfect Party (and sing along), Everyday Art, and more from 1 pm to 2:30 pm at the Mt Zion District Library. Registration is required. Call 864.3622 or come in to the library sign up.

Monday July 6
Ballroom Dance - Basic Jitterbug
Ballroom dance instruction on the Basic East Coast Swing (aka the Jitterbug) on Monday nights starting July 6 through August 10 from 6 pm to 7 pm at the Mt Zion Convention Center. Fee: $70 per couple/$35 per single. For more information call Ron & Paula at 217.553.0446 or visit www.RonandPaulaDance.com. To register call the Village Hall at 864.5424.

Monday July 6
Ballroom Dance - Cha Cha
Ballroom dance instruction on the Cha Cha on Monday nights starting July 6 through August 10 from 7:15 pm to 8:15 pm at the Mt Zion Convention Center. Fee: $70 per couple/$35 per single. For more information call Ron & Paula at 217.553.0446 or visit www.RonandPaulaDance.com. To register call the Village Hall at 864.5424.

Thursday July 9
Farmers Market
Fresh local produce, herbs, flowers, honey, dog treats, local art from 3:30 pm to 7 pm at the Heroic Age Art Center.

Thursday July 9
Chill on the Hill
Entertainment provided by Eric Burgett. Gates open at 6:30 pm, music from 7 pm to 10 pm. This is an all ages event. $4 per person admission at the gate, kids 12 and under are free with $1 of each admission donated to a local organization. Brought to you by Al Schelling State Farm. Visit www.mtzconventioncenter.com for more information.

Monday July 13
Teen Time
Events just for TEENS! (7th grade to age 18) Events include Summer Cupcake Wars, Pitch Perfect Party (and sing along), Everyday Art, and more from 1 pm to 2:30 pm at the Mt Zion District Library. Registration is required. Call 864.3622 or come in to the library sign up.

Thursday July 16
Chill on the Hill
Entertainment provided by Plan B Band. Gates open at 6:30 pm, music from 7 pm to 10 pm. This is an all ages event. $4 per person admission at the gate, kids 12 and under are free with $1 of each admission donated to a local organization. Visit www.mtzconventioncenter.com for more information.

Thursday July 23
Farmers Market
Fresh local produce, herbs, flowers, honey, dog treats, local art from 3:30 pm to 7 pm at the Heroic Age Art Center.

Thursday July 23
Chicken Dinner to Go!
1/2 chicken, baked beans and potato salad for only $10! Pick up from 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm at Fletcher Park Recreation Center. Presented by Mt Zion Chamber of Commerce and Mt Zion Oddfellows. Fundraiser for the Fletcher Park Splash Pad. Tickets can be purchased at Kenneys Ace Hardware, Sav-Mor Pharmacy, Prairie State Bank an Mt Zion Village Hall starting June 1st.

Thursday July 23
Chill on the Hill
Entertainment provided by Third Shift. Gates open at 6:30 pm, music from 7 pm to 10 pm. This is an all ages event. $4 per person admission at the gate, kids 12 and under are free with $1 of each admission donated to a local organization. Visit www.mtzconventioncenter.com for more information.

Friday July 24
Movie in the Park - The Sandlot
The Mt Zion Parks and Recreation department is hosting a free movie in the park at Fletcher Park. The Sandlot will start playing at dusk. Sponsored by Crawfords Pizza.

Saturday July 25
Saturday Scrappin Crop & Craft
At Fletcher Park Recreation Center from 10 am to 10 pm. Bring your crafting supplies, your lunch and dinner; snacks and drinks will be provided by the Parks & Recreation Department. Fee: $20. Call the Mt Zion Village hall at 864.5424 to register. Subject to cancellation due to lack of interest.

Thursday July 30
Farmers Market
Fresh local produce, herbs, flowers, honey, dog treats, local art from 3:30 pm to 7 pm at the Heroic Age Art Center.

Thursday July 30
Chill on the Hill Finale
Entertainment provided by Chris Cavanaugh. Gates open at 6:30 pm, music from 7 pm to 10 pm. This is an all ages event. $4 per person admission at the gate, kids 12 and under are free with $1 of each admission donated to a local organization. Brought to you by Earthmover Credit Union, Visit www.mtzconventioncenter.com for more information.

The intention of this page is to promote Mt Zion public events to support the community we love.

If you have an upcoming public event in Mt Zion that you would like us to publicize (free of charge), please contact us here.