Welcome to Manito, Illinois
Please patronize these
fine businesses that
help support this site
Mockingbird Vineyards
Corr's Custom Cakes
Shop Local
Sandbur Tack & Western Wear
Smith Septic
Massage By Amy
Egypt Station Studios and Galleries
Kalhammer's Manito Hardware
Shop Manito First
Manito Auto Sales
Spring Lake Upholstery
Hagen Benefit Services
Hopedale Medical Complex
County General
Forest City Fright Night
Prather Printing
Manito Oil and Propane
Donago Auto Salvage
Chamber of Commerce
Ms. Bridget's Dinner to Go
Sweetmeadow's Grooming and Boarding
Lee's Family Restaurant
Hot Stuff
BEB Excavating
Backwoods Tree Service
Laurie's Video Gaming Center
Little Dreamers Learning Center
Whiz-Shawgo Heating & Cooling
The Lodge at Manito
Mason City Area Nursing Home
Nickerson Insurance Agency LLC
Genesis Pest Control

Village of Manito Contact Information


Manito’s Revolving Loan Fund
The Village of Manito has funds available through the Village’s Rural Business Enterprise Grant Program for low interest loans to local businesses. Funds may be used to increase business capital for start ups or working capital for improvements or projects that will increase or retain jobs.
Loan applications are available at the Village Hall. Questions: Contact Nancy Proehl at 309-968-6780 or jdandnancy65@gmail.com.

Meeting Dates: 
Village Board Meeting Dates: 7 p.m.
(All meetings are held on the first Monday of each month at the Village Hall except when first Monday falls on legal holiday. Then meetings are moved to second Monday.*
Chamber of Commerce Board meetings: 7 a.m. First Friday of each month at “Roper's Family Restaurant”
Forman Valley Library Board Meetings: 6:00 p.m. at the Forman Valley Library in the following months: Feb., May, June, July, Aug., Sept., Nov., Dec.
 First Friday Book Club: 9 a.m. on First Friday * at Forman Valley Library
*Date Changed to second Friday due to conflicts.
Manito Historical Society: 6:30 p.m. at Forman Valley Library. Second Monday of each month