From the April 21st edition of the Manito Review:
Balyki Alumni Banquet
The Balyki Alumni Banquet will be May 9, 2020, 6:30 p.m. at the
VFW Post 6408, 415 W. Adams, Havana, IL. The classes of 1940,
1950, 1960, 1970, 1980, and 1990 will be honored. Invitations
have been mailed. We are seeking addresses, especially for 1970
and 1980. If you did not receive your invitation, please contact
Anna Richardson. Reservations must be made by April 27, 2020,
with Anna Richardson, #32 Hillcrest Ct. N., Havana, IL. 62644.
The menu is: Fried Chicken, Walleye, Potato Salad, Baked Beans,
Cole Slaw, Dessert, Tea and Coffee. The dinner is eighteen
dollars per person. Alumni dues are five dollars per person
which applies to alumni only.
Applications for the Charles A. Beebe Scholarship Fund may now
be picked up at Midwest Central High School or at Manito
Community Bank in Manito. Applications must be ﬁlled out and
returned to Manito Community Bank, PO Box 646, Manito, IL 61546
no later than May 15, 2020. You must be a graduate of Forman
High School or Midwest Central High School and be furthering
your education to qualify for this scholarship.
Notice from Manito
United Methodist Church
Bishop Frank J. Beard is requesting that all Illinois Great
River Conference congregations suspend in-person worship and
gatherings. Pastor Steve Oaks will deliver a Sunday message on
Sunday, on the Church Facebook page at Manito Community United
Notice from St.
Paul’s Lutheran Church
Because of the Corona virus, we have cancelled all meetings and
church serviced until further notice.
Thanks Pastor for your written sermons for the ones that don’t
are all in this together, the Corona Virus has kept us
apart. We are praying for people we don’t even know. There
is no distance in prayer. Blessed are those who dwelling
your house and give you praise, and who take refuge in you.
“Wait for the Lord, be strong and take heart.”
Emmanuel’s Warehouse Monthly Drive Thru Food Pantry will be
serving on Saturday, May 9th at the American Legion (201 South
Broadway Street, Manito, IL) from 11:30 a.m. till until
everything is gone.
When in line for the giveaway, be sure to have your license (ID
card or even bill with your name and address) to confirm your
name and address.
Remember no proxies unless approved by Rosemary Palmer.
Emmanuel’s Warehouse is for those in need in the Midwest Central
Please call Rosemary Palmer at (309) 545-2423 or Heather
Williams at (309) 267-6185 for any needed information.