Discover The Marion Cultural Center

Marion Cultural Center
Do you ever find yourself thinking that you could use more culture in your life? You’re not alone. Countless other people have this same problem. However, unless you live in a huge city, it might be difficult to find the culture you want without having to drive all over. If... [read more]

Celebrate 618: Carbondale Chamber Showcase

Carbondale Chamber Showcase
If you’re a community supporter, odds are you love shopping small. While it’s convenient sometimes to get things from large chain retailers, it feels great to be able to shop at small, local businesses. But it can be tough to know what’s available and where when it comes to small... [read more]

Get Creative At Wit & Wisdom

Wit & Wisdom
If you’re looking to unleash your creative side, we know the perfect place for you to make something unique. You can create one-of-a-kind clothing, home décor, and more at Wit & Wisdom. This is a great place to take kids during their summer break, plan a fun afternoon with friends,... [read more]

Lake Of Egypt Paddle Fest

Lake of Egypt Paddle Fest
Summer is just around the corner! And it brings some great things with it. Kids get a break from school, we plan vacations, and we’re able to enjoy lots of sports and outdoor activities that can only happen in the summer. If you like kayaks, canoes, or paddle boards, there’s... [read more]

Cool Off At These Local Ice Cream Spots

ice cream
As the weather heats up, we all want to get out and enjoy it. And one of the best parts of summer is getting relief from the heat with a frozen treat. In Marion, you have some fantastic options for ice cream, frozen yogurt, and more. Cool Spoons If you want to... [read more]