This section provides information submitted by Canyon Lake clubs regarding activities and upcoming events. Information should be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 3 p.m.
The club is for men over the age of 18 who enjoy playing softball. Games are played on Wednesday evenings at Gault Field. For more information, call Chad Russell at 951-265-8389.
Yacht Club meetings are held on the fourth Thursday of the month in the Holiday Bay Room at the lodge; cocktail hour is 5 p.m., dinner is 6 p.m., meeting begins at 7 p.m. Dinner is $15. Boat ownership is not a criterion for membership. Annual membership is $15.
Members enjoy fun events throughout the year, including the Moonlight Cruise, Progressive Dinner and Parade of Lights. For more information, call Membership Chair Mary Jane Kelly at 951-244-1768 or Commodore Dave Dain at 714-580-9358.
The club meets monthly on the second Thursday at 7 p.m. in the Sunset Room at the lodge. The club was formed January 23, 1975, and was one of the first clubs in Canyon Lake. The club is part of the largest service organization in the world. The members collect used eyeglasses to aid in the organization’s goal to help those with sight problems. For more information, call LaRue McNamara at 951-244-6470.
Monthly meetings are held on the third Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at the lodge. For more information, contact Mary Craton at 915-244-7859.
Tuesday Work Group
The Tuesday Work Group (TWG) consists of more than 40 volunteers dedicated to mostly improving the golf course. TWG meets every Tuesday at 7 a.m. in the golf maintenance yard during the months of October through June.
Committee Board meetings are held on the last Tuesday of the month at 1 p.m. in Magnolia Room at the country club. TWG is always looking for a helping hand. “We’ll have coffee and donuts waiting for you,” says a spokesperson. For more information, call David Nickel at 951-244-9827.
The Car Club holds monthly meetings on the first Thursday in the Holiday Bay Room at the lodge. Anyone owning a pre-1973 vehicle is welcomed. Social hour begins at 5:30 p.m. followed by the general meeting at 6:30 p.m.
At the meeting members learn about upcoming events, listen to guest speakers and share automotive experiences. Finger foods are served and a 50/50 drawing rounds out the evening. For more information, visit www.canyonlakecarclub.com or email email@example.com.
Bosom Buddies was founded in the late 80s. Its mission is to educate, inspire and support newly diagnosed breast cancer patients during their breast cancer journey. For more information, call Janelle Basham at 951-515-0500, Kimbo Slingerland at 951-609-4044, or visit clbosombuddies.com.
The Chair Volleyball Club is for seniors 50 years of age and older. The club promotes fitness fun and the spirit of competition through organized playing of Chair Volleyball. The game is played using a beach ball and a 5 ft. net while players are seated. The club participates in the Senior Olympics.
Members meet weekly on Tuesdays and Fridays at 9:30 a.m. in the Holiday Bay Room at the lodge. For more information, call Bert Barbay at 951-244-2378.
Mexican Train Players
Mexican Train Players meet Fridays at 1 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. For more information, call 951-244-4241.
The Woman’s Club meets monthly on the third Wednesday in the Holiday Bay Room at the lodge. Vendor hour is from 9 to 10 a.m.; meeting begins at 10 a.m. Lunch is $14. For lunch reservations, contact Vicki Young at 951-733-3673 or email Karen Wallace at firstname.lastname@example.org. For membership information, contact Kathy Ray at 858-449-7297 or email@example.com. The club’s website is canyonlakewomansclub.com.
K-9 Club members generally meet daily in the evening to socialize at the East Port Park Dog Park.
The Canyon Lake Wakeboard Club caters to everyone from beginner to the most advanced rider. The club promotes the sport by sponsoring Learn to Wakeboard Day events. For more information, visit the club’s website at canyonlakewake.com.
ShowCal Skiers is a sanctioned club and California’s first and only show ski club. Skills training is taught for all aspects of the ski show, including audio/visual, announcing/hosting, drivers/power team, safety coordinators and equipment.
Ski disciplines include two skis, slalom, barefoot, trick, shoe ski, swivel, ballet, jump, doubles, trios, adagio, human pyramids, ATB, kneeboard, disc, wakeboard, wakeskate, foil, free-style and hot dogging. Members incorporate all types of performance artistry in their water-ski shows. For more information, visit the club’s website at showcalskiers.com, or contact President Stacey Norred at 303-588-2648 or Showcalskiers@gmail.com.
The Pickleball Club’s Social Play days are Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, from 8 to 10 a.m. and 6 to 10 p.m.; Open Play days are Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8 to 10 a.m. with one court being reserved for beginners and clinics. Twilight Social Mixers are held monthly on the third Thursday from 6 to 10 p.m. For more information, visit the club’s Facebook page at Canyon Lake Pickleball or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Street Carts of Canyon Lake
The Street Carts of Canyon Lake is a golf cart club that holds community events to raise funds for its charitable work. The club hosts the annual Golf Cart Parade, community Poker Run and Golf Cart Drive-in Movie Night. Club membership is $25 for a lifetime membership.
For more information about Golf Cart Drive-in Movie Night or the Street Carts of Canyon Lake, contact Mike Shroyer at 951-244-9446.
The Choraleers have been busy working on their upcoming Christmas concert “JOY!” The concert will be held one week after the boat Parade of Lights on Dec. 12. The concert begins at 2 p.m. in the Holiday Bay Room at the lodge. Tickets can be purchased at the POA office, at Brown Paper tickets and from any member of the Choraleers, The Choraleers is a vocal group of men and women who enjoy singing in a choral group that performs spring and fall concerts, including combinations of selected singers and solo performances. Membership includes more than 35 members as well as a director and pianist. Membership is open to residents and those in nearby communities. For more information, contact Larry Garland at 508-498-6210 or visit canyonlakechoraleers.org.
The Pinochle Club is seeking new players to join them on Thursday nights from 6 to 9 p.m. at the senior center. Beginners are welcomed. For more information, contact Marlys Shilling at 951-244-4241.
Family Matters Club
The Family Matters Club is open to all residents, young and old, kids or no kids. The club puts on several events throughout the year to benefit the community and raise funds for philanthropic donations. Events are free or low-cost to attend. For more information, visit the club’s Facebook page or call 714-394-4885.
CLAMS is open to all men in Canyon Lake. Its strong membership has allowed it to continue its philanthropic work and continue giving scholarships to deserving high school seniors. For more information, contact Membership Chairman Bud Hanner at 951-244-6315.
The Canyon Lake Jr. Women’s Club is a non-profit philanthropic club that holds fundraising events throughout the year to help fund scholarship programs, help local families in need, donate to park improvements in Canyon Lake and more. For more information about JWC, contact Heather Rose at 951-591-8168 or email@example.com.
The Canyon Lake Art Association meets on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m. at the senior center. For more information, visit canyonlakeartassociation.com.
A Huntington Harbor “Cruise of Lights” and dinner is planned for Dec. 14. The festive holiday cruise is a narrated tour through the waterways of Huntington Harbor. Attendees will enjoy the beauty of thousands of lights and animated displays of brightly decorated homes. Dinner at Buca di Beppo will follow the cruise. The cost for members is $85: $90 for non-members. The reservation deadline is Nov. 30.
A multi-day cruise to Hawaii is planned for Mar. 4 through Mar. 19. There is no airfare; boarding and disembark is in San Pedro. Visit the clubs website at canyonlaketravelclub.com for more information.
Those interested in attending a club event should contact the person in charge of the event; arrangements can be made to attend and get acquainted with the club. For information about single-day trips, contact Kathy Bacon at 951-246-9968. For information about multi-day trips, contact Nyla Finch at 951-244-8494.
Roadrunners RV Club
Any resident who owns an RV is welcome to join the club. The club holds dinner meetings on the second Tuesday of each month at the lodge. Social hour begins at 5 p.m., dinner is served at 6 p.m. In addition to monthly dinner meetings, the club takes six to eight trips per year. Membership is $10 per couple per year. For more information, visit the club’s website at clroadrunners.webs.com or contact Robb Smith at 951-244-3168 or firstname.lastname@example.org.