This section provides information submitted by Canyon Lake clubs regarding activities and upcoming events. Information should be submitted to email@example.com no later than 3 p.m. Monday. Due to space limitations, not all Club News appears here. To see the complete listing, visit fridayflyer.com.
Triathlon and Fitness Club
The Canyon Lake Triathlon and Fitness Club invites all ages and all levels to join its Sprint Triathlon on Saturday, May 19, at Indian Beach. Sign in is at 6:15 a.m.; racers meeting at 6:50 a.m. Race starts at 7:05. This event will feature a 750-meter swim in the East Bay, followed by a 12-mile bike ride and a 5k (3.1 miles) run. This is a great event for beginners wanting to try the sport, as well as seasoned athletes seeking a local race experience. Individuals, as well as relays, are welcome. The event is free to all paid members. You can join the club at the event, or visit sign up at canyonlaketriathlonclub.com. Club dues are $30 for individuals: $40 per family.
The Triathlon and Fitness Club promotes healthy lifestyles through swimming, cycling, running and other cross-training activities. In addition to triathlon events and group practices, the Club puts on a number of community and charity events over the course of the year, including the Community 5K/10k Fun Run, the Tour de Canyon Lake bike ride and the Paddle and Pedal Regatta. Annual club dues are $30 for individuals: $40 per family. For more information, visit canyonlaketriathlonclub.com.
The Pickleball Club welcomes beginners and regular players for social play on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 9 to 11 a.m. and 5 to 8 p.m. A Twilight Social Mixer is held for all players once a month on the third Thursday from 6 to 10 p.m. The club also hosts social play days and nights for women. All skill levels are welcome. For more information, visit the club’s Facebook page at Canyon Lake Pickleball or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tuesday Work Group
The Tuesday Work Group 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 Bassmasters Club meets on the first Wednesday of the month at 7 p.m. in the Magnolia Room at the country club. Monthly tournaments are held on the first Saturday of each month. Residents who like to fish and want to improve their skills in a low stress, friendly competitive environment are welcome to join. For more information about membership, call Terry Voss at 951-536-9341.
The Lioness Club meets monthly on the third Thursday at 6:30 p.m. in the Holiday Bay Room at the lodge. Anyone who would like to attend a meeting should call Mary Craton at 915-244-7859.
Roadrunners RV Club
Any resident who owns an RV is welcome to join the club. Monthly dinner meetings are held on the second Tuesday at the lodge during winter months and at Roadrunner Park during the summer months. 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. More than 125 members belong to the club. Annual membership is $5 per person. For more information, visit the club’s website at clroadrunners.webs.com or contact Robb Smith at 951-244-3168 or email@example.com.
The Canyon Lake Men’s Softball League is for players 18 years of age and older. League fees are $450 per team, per season. There are four seasons per year. Games are played on Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m. at Gault Field. Each team plays one 60-minute game; one team plays a doubleheader. For more information, contact Ed Ryder at 951-541-6575 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Water Ski Club
The Ski Club is comprised of water skiers of all ages and levels, from beginners to advanced. The club hosts several ski competitions and community events, including Breakfast with Santa, Polar Bear Day, Learn to Ski Day and the Fiesta Day Ski Show. The club was formed in 1970 and is the largest 3-event USA Water Ski sanctioned club in the United States. For membership and general information, visit www.canyonlakeskiclub.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.
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.
Pack 346 serves Canyon Lake, Canyon Hills and Tuscany Hills and is for boys in kindergarten through 5th grades. For more information, email email@example.com.
The purpose of the Canyon Lake Community Theatre is to provide the community with access to the performing arts by providing a platform and showcase for local talent. The club engages and entertains the community by providing theatre experience for all ages, from all youth productions to its musicals under the stars. For more information, visit clctapa.blogspot.com.
Twirlers Square Dance Club
Dances are held every Tuesday from 7 to 9 p.m. and once a month on the second Sunday from 1:30 to 5 p.m. at the Kay Ceniceros Senior Center in Menifee. For more information, call Jackie Brown at 951-694-3650.
The Kids Club is a program in which young children and their parents or grandparents enjoy a morning of crafts, music, exercise, games, sports and a snack for just $2 per session. Those who purchase a 10-class punch card will receive two classes free. Punch cards can be purchased in class. Classes are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:30 to 11 a.m. in the Pool View Room at the lodge. Visit the club’s Facebook page for more information.
Mexican Train Players
Mexican Train Players meet on Wednesdays and Fridays at 5:30 p.m. at the senior center. Beginners are welcomed. For more information, call Louie Lancia at 951-244-4317.
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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
All Canyon Lake women are invited to attend the Canyon Lake Association of Women (CLAWS) group bunco at 3 p.m. on the second Wednesday of the month in the Magnolia Room at the country club. The cost is $10 per player. Participants are asked to bring canned and packaged food for the community cupboard. For more information, call Rose Hanover at 951-244-6109.
The Lions 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 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.
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, contact Janelle Basham at 951-515-0500 or Kimbo Slingerland at 951-609-4044, or visit clbosombuddies.com.
JWC is a non-profit philanthropic club that holds fundraising events throughout the year to help fund scholarship programs, help local families in need and donate to park improvements in Canyon Lake.
Mommy N Me
Mommy N Me Club is for moms and their children ages one to five years old to meet up for local play dates in and around the community. For more information, contact Meaghan Hixson at 516-343-9292 or email@example.com.
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.
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. The club offers many volunteer opportunities throughout the year. For more information, call 714-394-4885, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit the club’s Facebook page.
The Tennis Club invites residents to come out for social play on Mondays and Fridays at 8 a.m. Social play is a free activity open to all levels of players and is a great way to meet other players without committing to a schedule. For more information, contact Sue Muscarella at 909-241-3001 or email@example.com. For membership information, contact Valorie Gambina at 951-385-8186 or 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, contact Mike Shroyer at 951-244-9446.
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 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 email@example.com. For membership information, contact Kathy Ray at 858-449-7297 or firstname.lastname@example.org. The club’s website is canyonlakewomansclub.com.
Family Matters Club
The Family Matters Club is hosting Club Rush on Sunday, Apr. 22, from 2 to 6 p.m. at Holiday Harbor Park. Club Rush provides the opportunity for the community to learn about dozens of clubs and businesses in the community all at one place.
Each participating club and business will have a booth representing what they offer. Community members who attend will be given a passport to travel around to each booth to collect stamps. Each booth will have something fun for the community members to do. Once completed, the passport can be turned in for a chance to win a grand prize basket.
Club and booth spaces are available. For more information, contact Carmen Cortez at 951-757-4901 or email@example.com.
CLAMS meetings are held on from 5:30 to 9:30 on the third Wednesday of the month except for April, June, July, August, September and December when there will be other activities. Annual dues are $35. For membership information, contact Bud Hanner at 951-244-6315.
The Senior Chair Volleyball Club is for seniors 50 years of age and older. The club promotes fitness fun and the spirit of competition through the 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 in the Holiday Bay Room at the lodge. Competitive play starts at 8 a.m.; regular play starts at 9:30 a.m. in the Holiday Bay Room at the lodge. For more information, contact President Tom Green at 951-764-7688.
The Canyon Lake Wakeboard Club caters to everyone from beginner to the most advanced rider. The club promotes the sport by hosting tournaments and sponsoring Learn to Ride Day events. For more information, visit the club’s website at canyonlakewake.com.
The Travel Club invites all Canyon Lake residents to join in on exciting travel adventures and club parties. Annual membership is $10 per person. On Monday, June 4, the group will travel by deluxe motor coach to the Santa Monica Pier for lunch at Bubba Gump Shrimp Company and then to the Getty Villa Malibu. Bus departs from lodge at 9 a.m.; returns at 7:30 p.m. Cost is $84 per member; $89 per non-member. The reservation deadline is May 15.
For information about single-day trips, contact Kathy Bacon at 951-246-9968. For information about multi-day trips, contact Lyne Hall at 951-244-2101. For membership information, contact Jan May at 951-244-1938. The club’s website is canyonlaketravelclub.org.
Home Owners Club
Organized in 1972, the club promotes and protects the best interest of Canyon Lake home and property owners. Sponsored community events include the Home Decorating Contest and Meet the Candidates. For more information, call LaRue McNamara at 951-244-6470.
Canyon Lake Little League serves Canyon Lake and Canyon Hills. For more information, visit clllca.com.