Horse Camp will be offered at the Equestrian Center on April 10, 11 and 12 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The camp is for children ages 5 to 15. The program is taught by ARIA certified trainer Kathleen Elliott and designed to be a positive first introduction to horses.
Through horse-related games and activities, campers will learn about the care of horses, their characteristics, breeds, colors and safe riding techniques. The cost is $300 (daily rates also available). A reservation fee of $50 (credited towards camp cost) is required. Snacks, drinks, horse crafts and workbooks will be provided. To register, contact Kathleen Elliott at 951-288-0521 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Masters Watch Party
Residents are invited to watch the Masters golf event at the County Club’s “Watch Party” on Sunday April 9. This will be a barbeque party featuring food and drink specials from 2 to 7 p.m.
All California State fishing regulations apply when fishing in Canyon Lake. Everyone over the age of 16, including members, must have a California State Fishing License. Appropriate permits should be visible at all times. Members are required to have their POA ID card in possession as well.
The number of fishing poles per person shall not exceed the number licensed for on California Fishing License. Only one pole per guest is allowed.
Guest fishing permits can be purchased at the POA office at a cost of $5 per day or $20 for ten days. A visiting guest who is fishing without the homeowner present is required to bring their printed guest pass from the gate, their California State Fishing License, ID and payment to the Member Services office or Campground office.
The Pool reopened March 10. Open Swim is Monday through Sunday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Lap Swim is Monday through Sunday from 7 to 10 a.m. Water Aerobics is offered Monday through Sunday at 8:30 a.m. Registration for swim lessons begins April 1. A valid POA card is required to use the Pool. Children under the age of 14 must be accompanied by an adult.
The next Regular Session Board Meeting is Tuesday, April 4. Agendas are posted on the POA website four days in advance of the meeting. Meetings are broadcasted live; channel 39 for Verizon Cable subscribers, channel 29 for Spectrum Cable subscribers.
Guest Call-in App
The DwellingLIVE app for iOS and Android users allows members to easily manage guest lists and account information from their mobile device. To get this free app, members should search “DwellingLIVE” in the app store from their phone. Members will need to know their login email and password to sign up.
POA Text Alerts
Residents can sign up to receive text alerts from the POA by texting ALLPOA 25827.
POA PEG Channels
The POA broadcasts Regular Session Board Meetings, updates and news on the City of Canyon Lake’s Public, Educational and Government (PEG) channels; channel 39 for Verizon Cable subscribers, channel 29 for Spectrum Cable subscribers.
The POA Operations Department requests that members let them know if they see safety issues or a need for repairs at any of the common areas in the community. To report safety issues or repairs needed, call Operations at 951-244-6841, ext. 510.
Happy Camp Gas Dock
The Boat Gas Dock at Happy Camp is open seven days a week from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. It closes for lunch from noon to 12:45 p.m.
Members who choose to pay their assessments monthly pay $247.00 per month ($237.00 plus $10.00 installment charge). Members who choose to have monthly assessments automatically debited from a checking account via the Automatic Payment Service (APS) pay $242 per month ($237 plus a $5.00 installment charge). To sign up for APS, visit the Member Services office and bring a voided check. The APS form must be completed by the 25th of the current month in order to take effect for the following month.
New Happy Hour
The new Happy Hour at the Lighthouse offers drink specials and $5 appetizers Monday through Saturday from 5 to 7 p.m.
Sunday Brunch is offered once a month on select dates from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. An a la carte breakfast menu is available from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the Sundays brunch is not offered.
Adult brunch is $24.95 per person; $12.95 for children ages 8 to 13 and free for children seven and younger with a paid adult. Unlimited champagne is available for $7 for adults 21 years and older. For brunch dates, visit canyonlakelighthouse.com.
The Country Club offers a “Sunday Funday Endless Bloody Mary Bar” on Sundays from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The price is $13.50 per person.
Facebook and Instagram
The POA has an official Instagram account, @canyonlakepoa. Also look for #canyonlakecares #alittlebitofparadise and #canyonlakeca hashtags. To connect with the POA on Facebook, visit facebook.com/canyonlakepoa.
Pre-printed Guest Passes
Members can request pre-printed guest passes for parties of ten or more people. For pre-printed guest passes, submit first and last names of guests, event date and member’s name, tract/lot and phone number to Member Services at least one week in advance.
The POA is offering gift cards that can be used at the Country Club, Golf Pro Shop and Golf Course, Lighthouse Restaurant and Bar and for POA merchandise such as license plate frames. They can be purchased in any custom amount. The gift cards can not used for paying citations, registration or POA dues.
The POA’s Canyon Lake Living monthly newsletter is being delivered as an insert in The Friday Flyer. Residents who currently receive The Friday Flyer will find the monthly newsletter as an insert on the last Friday of each month for the upcoming month. Members can still pick-up a hard copy of the newsletter at the POA Office, or at the Lodge, Senior Center and Country Club. To receive the newsletter electronically, sign up at canyonlakepoa.com/news-room/canyon-lake-living.
Community Patrol reminds residents to double-check their vehicle doors and windows each evening and be sure alarm systems are activated. Records show most thefts from vehicles in Canyon Lake occur because doors were left unlocked or windows left open. They also advise residents to not leave items of value in front yards or driveways. Open cars and valuables left outside can lead to “crimes of opportunity” that can be easily prevented. If a crime is in progress, call 9-1-1 before calling Community Patrol at 951-244-6841, ext. 410.
Member Services Hours
Member Services is open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday. The POA office is closed on Sunday.
Monday through Thursday: 5 to 9 p.m.
Friday: 5 to 10 p.m.
Saturday: 12 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Sunday Brunch: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Sunday Dinner: 3 to 8 p.m.
The Bar and Lounge will remain open for one hour after the restaurant closes; however, the kitchen will be closed so food service will not be available. For more information, visit www.canyonlakelighthouse.com.
POA Exercise Classes
Classes can be purchased at Member Services or the Pool Office. Instructors cannot accept payment. To learn more about each class, visit canyonlakepoa.com or contact the Activities Department at 951-244-6841, ext. 618.
- Funk Fitness meets Tuesday and Thursday at 10 a.m. and Thursday evening at 7:15 p.m. in the Holiday Bay Room at the Lodge. Cost is $35 for five classes; $70 for 11 classes.
- Zumba meets Monday and Thursday at 6 p.m. in the Holiday Bay Room. Cost is $25 for five classes; $40 for 10 classes.
- Evening Yoga meets Monday at 7 p.m. in the Holiday Bay Room. Cost is $25 for five classes; $40 for 10 classes.
- Morning Yoga meets Wednesday at 10 a.m. in the Sunset Beach Room at the Lodge. Cost is $25 for five classes; $40 for 10.
- Line Dancing – Beginning meets Tuesday at 2 p.m.; Intermediate meets Wednesday at 3 p.m. in the Holiday Bay Room. Cost is $20 for five classes; $40 for 10.
- Dancercise meets Thursday at 9:30 a.m. in the Pool View Room at the Lodge. This class is free.
The POA has a new security email address for residents who wish to provide feedback on Community Patrol services. The POA wants to hear from residents, whether it’s a compliment, complaint or a concern about security. The new email address, email@example.com, is a non-emergency, no-reply email address.
Residents are reminded that Community Patrol is to assist residents with non-emergency Incidents, such as POA Rules and Regulations violations. Community Patrol can be reached at 951-244-6841, ext. 410. For matters pertaining to the law and duties regularly carried out by peace officers, call the Riverside Sheriff’s Office (RSO) non-emergency number at 951-776-1099. For emergencies, call 911.
Community Patrol can assist wit the following non-emergency incidents:
- Loud noise complaints
- Barking dogs or loose dogs
- Speeding and traffic sign violations
- Vehicle accidents
- Motorcycle riding In community
- Golf carts violating Rules and Regulations
- Vandalism to POA property
- Illegal fishing
For more information or to speak with management, call the Director of Security, Jay Cregeen, at 951-244-6841, ext. 411 or the POA Sr. Member Services Manager, Cory Gorham, at 951-244-6841, ext. 311.
Gate Procedure Modified
In an effort to streamline access into the community, the POA has modified the entrance process. Effective November 4, the POA has revised the entrance procedure to allow returning guests with valid guest passes to use the decal lane for access at all gates.