On February 21, 2009, the Libertyville Lions Club celebrated its 75th anniversary at the Country Squire Restaurant in Grayslake, IL. Chaired by the 2008/9 President, Lion Dan Knoila, the meeting was a beautiful event with displays of Libertyville’s proud history. Over 60 guests attended the festivities. The guest speaker was PID Russell Sarver, Lion Van C. Stone, Executive Director of Lions of Illinois Foundation located in Sycamore, Illinois, as well as various zone chairman and their guests. Awards were presented to numerous members including Foundation and Melvin Jones awards.