Welcome to the Crystal Lake Lions Club!

Since 1931 the Crystal Lake Lions Club has proudly served the Crystal Lake area, Illinois, and the world.

Individuals who serve to participate as a group in service to the local and international communities. The International Association of Lions Clubs although the youngest major service club, has grown to be the world’s largest, with 1,400,000 members in over 48,000 clubs in 200 countries and geographical areas. In Crystal lake, we are ordinary people doing extraordinary things!  We have fifty five members. Our motto, “WE SERVE”.

Services We Provide

Eye exams, glasses and hearing aids for area needy.

We will recycle those used eyeglasses or Hearing aids at the following locations, updated September 2022.

  • Any Lions Club Member
  • 5/3 Bank Route 14 and Three Oaks, Cary
  • 5/3 Bank 265 Virginia, Crystal Lake
  • Pearle Vision, 368 Virginia Street
  • CL Opthalmology, 280A Memorial Drive
  • Sam’s Club, Optical Ctr, 5670 Northwest Highway
  • Salvation Army, 290 Crystal Lake Avenue
  • Joe’s Barber Shop, 29 N. Williams Street
  • Shopko Optical 5006 Northwest Highway
  • Algonquin Township 3702 US Highway 14
  • Vision Works, 5765 Northwest Hwy.
  • LifeTime Vision, 300 Memorial Drive
  • Crystal Lake Optical, 6219 Northwest Hwy
  • Crystal Lake Public Library 126 W. Paddock Street
  • Crystal Lake City Hall – 100 Woodstcok St.
  • Walgreens Optical Center, 151 Northwest Hwy
  • Senior Services Associates 4704 Three Oaks Rd.
  • Senior Care Voluneteer Network 42 East St. Suite C
  • EYE Boutique 5005 Northwest Hwy, Crystal Lake C
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It's Great to be a LION!