Local Services in Marion

$39 for a One-Hour Boudoir Photo Shoot at Kliks Photography ($95 Value)

Kliks Photography

Cedar Rapids

$95 $39

Photographer captures steamy poses in private boudoir photo sessions; an all-female staff retouches images to accentuate features

$8 for $15 Worth of Pet Care — Best Friends Dog Walkers

Best Friends Dog Walkers

On Location

$15 $8

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

$99 for a Project Management Certification Bundle from IT University Online ($795 Value)

IT University Online

Online Deal

$795 $99

Nationally recognized PMP certification trains projects managers on running projects from pre-planning to completion

$28 for $50 Worth of Veterinary Services at Animal Care Hospital

Animal Care Hospital

Cedar Rapids

$50 $28

Veterinary staff cares for cats, dogs, and exotics with thorough health care services and on-site laboratory

$248 for $450 Worth of Videography Services — Rehash Wedding Services

Rehash Editing And Film

Redeem from Home

$450 $248

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

4 or 8 Empowerment-Coaching Sessions or One-Month Public-Speaking Class at Future Focus Life LLC (Up to 95% Off)

Future Focus Life LLC

Tiffany D Flowers

$250 $49

Experienced public speaker motivates individuals with professional and life coaching or helps improve public-speaking skills

$69 for CompTIA A+, Network+ and Security+ IT Certification Training Bundle from Career Academy ($1,485 Value)

Career Academy

Online Deal

$1,485 $69

Online courses with video instructions help IT professionals attain certifications in networking and corporate security

$42 for $75 Worth of Computer Repair — Austin's PC Repair

Austin's Pc Repair

Redeem from Home

$75 $42

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

$99 for an IT Database Admin Online Training Bundle from Database Training Academy ($3,595 Value)

Database Training Academy

Online Deal

$3,595 $99

More than 150 hours of training in all areas of database technology ranging from SQL to Oracle

One, Two, or Three Years of Online Guitar or Bass Lessons from Dangerous Guitar (Up to 91% Off)

Dangerous Guitar

Online Deal

$134.55 $18

More than 650 high-definition videos give professional instruction in a wide range of playing styles

Full Comforter Dry Cleaning or $15 for $30 Worth of Dry-Cleaning Services at Varsity Cleaners

Varsity Cleaners

Multiple Locations

$30 $15

Experts dry clean a full comforter or a variety of items such as shirts, pants, suits, and more

Portrait Package with Image CD and Prints, Photo Cards, or Gallery-Wrap Print at Flash Digital Portraits (Up to 88% Off)

Flash Digital Portraits

Coral Ridge Mall

$119.96 $19.99

Professional photographers capture families, babies, and individuals with custom backgrounds, props, and poses for holiday portraits

Drop-Off Laundry Service at Express Laundry (Up to 53% Off)

Express Laundry

Waterloo

$25 $15

Eco-friendly washer and dryers; washers spin clothing at 350 g's, greatly reducing drying time

30-Minute Psychic Reading from Psychic Gallery (44% Off)

Psychic Gallery

Davenport

$70 $39

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

$80 for $145 Worth of Relationship Counseling — Southpark Psychology

Southpark Psychology

Moline

$145 $80

Hour-long introductory counseling session with Justin Shoemaker at SouthPark Psychology

Select Local Merchants

Carolyn Schmitz at Destination Massage & Spa practices massage therapy to complement the staff’s aesthetic services. She can soothe sore flexors and impart a sense of calm during sessions that take as long as a leisurely crabwalk from one end of Rhode Island to the other—60 or 90 minutes. If her clients want services to complement a relaxing massage, Carolyn can direct them to hairstylists, nail technicians, and makeup artists.

131 Marion Blvd
Marion,
IA
US

The expert mechanics at Hill Motorbikes service 50cc–250cc mopeds and scooters from companies such as Lance Powersports, Puma Cycles, and BMS MotorSports. Safety-conscious riders can pick up a new helmet from the store to defend their craniums from bumps, scrapes, and segway-riding sharks ($50–$100), or order an oil change that douses engines and rear ends in lubricant to keep street prowlers purring ($35). Bike bosses kick off tune-ups with a test drive to check on-road performance before cosseting crafts with an oil change, a sparkplug replacement, and an inspection and adjustment of the valves, carburetor, brakes, and clutch ($75). Hill Motorbikes' knowledgeable staff can also dispense useful advice, such as how to winterize your bike by teaching it to hibernate in a hollowed stump.

703 N Washington St
Lisbon,
IA
US

Trees Forever works with volunteers in local communities to care for trees, native plants, and prairies. Together, they have organized more than 4,000 projects to plant more than 2.8 million trees and shrubs across Iowa and Illinois. The tree plantings, which take place in both rural and urban areas, help improve water and air quality, increase energy conservation, and help restore and beautify the natural environment. The organization’s urban farms, trail enhancement, and disaster-recovery efforts also connect locals to nature and serve as a resource for food and recreation. Another focus of Trees Forever is engaging the public in environmental stewardship. It produces educational materials for this purpose, such as the Spirit of the Trees documentary series, which examines Native Americans’ relationship with trees and forests.

770 7th Ave
Marion,
IA
US

Dogs and cats finally exist in harmony at Kritter Kutz, where pet lover and groomer Lisa Adams provides a relaxing spa for four-legged family members. In just 60 minutes, Lisa administers a full head-to-tail cleaning and grooming, starting with a warm bath. From there, she cleans the eyes, ears, and glands. She also clips the nails. Breeds with long, growing hair also receive a haircut. Before sending pets home, Lisa offers their owners tips for keeping fleas at bay without surrounding the home in a ring of fire.

218 W 2nd St
Monticello,
IA
US

For 20 years, indoor fun park Planet X has been mesmerizing families with its sheer number of activities. Guests of all ages can zap their least favorite cousins during laser tag, release pent-up road rage in bumper cars, practice their putting on the mini-golf course, challenge themselves to climb a craggy indoor rock wall, and immerse themselves in flashing lights in the expansive arcade room. And those are just a few of the activities at Planet X.

Planet X fuels the merriment with its own Pangea Pizza?made-from-scratch pizzas sprinkled with fresh, hand-sliced toppings?and Full Moon ice cream. This handcrafted, organic-milk ice cream satisfies sweet teeth with more than 24 ultra creamy flavors and nearly 80 toppings.

The fun park hosts sports-team celebrations and church gatherings, holiday and birthday parties, and even corporate team-building activities. Its party space gives patrons a bird?s-eye view of the action.

4444 1st Ave
Cedar Rapids,
IA
US

Founded in 1933, the Cedar Rapids chapter of the Iowa Junior Chamber of Commerce—or Jaycees—hones the leadership skills of its members through projects and programs that benefit the community. Once-a-month Sunday breakfasts bring locals together in the common pursuit of pancakes, and Uptown Friday Nights in Green Square Park are filled with music, food, and drinks. The Jaycees also fling wide the doors of its newly opened Jaycee Center to renters for conferences, parties, wedding receptions, and driving-school-class reunions.

1000 Memorial Dr
Cedar Rapids,
IA
US