Club News


This section provides information submitted by Canyon Lake clubs regarding activities and upcoming events. Information should be submitted to news@goldingpublications no later than 5 p.m. Monday. Due to space limitations, not all Club News appears here. To see the complete listing, visit

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Clubs are welcome to send photos and information about their end-of-year parties and holiday gatherings to

Woman’s Club

Celebrate the holidays at the next Woman’s Club luncheon meeting on December 16, at 10 a.m. at the Lodge. Ladies are invited to come for a social hour and shopping at vendor displays, beginning at 9 a.m.  Party with “Maxine” and enjoy a special music program by Aprile DeAnne. To participate in the gift exchange, bring a new $10 wrapped gift. Dress for the holidays.

Lunch will be mixed green salad with choice of dressing, fresh baked bread with butter, chicken pot pie, chicken salad, assorted cheese cake slices, coffee, iced tea and water (vegetarian option available).  A special champaign toast will celebrate the season.

The deadline for reservations or cancellations is 5 p.m. Sunday, December 6. The cost is $14.  For reservations, contact Kathy Bacon at or Pat Chronis at 951-723-4021. Vendors who would like to participate may contact Bonnie Boniti-Wade at 951-244-8717 or Viki Young at 951-733-3673.

The Woman’s Club is a philanthropic organization dedicated to helping others in the community.  The club also gives scholarships to local students to help them with college.  For more information, contact Membership Chair Sue Collins at 951-246-2773.

Travel Club

Non-members can be included in Travel Club functions by calling the person in charge of the event. Arrangements can then be made for a non-member to attend the event of choice and get acquainted with the club.

Save the date of January 23, 2016 for a matinee performance at Tibbie’s Center Stage Fontana. This will be an interactive murder mystery event. This outing includes dinner and bus transportation. The price is $87 for members and $92 for guests. The deadline is January 5. For more information, call Nyla Finch at 951-244-8494.

Mexico’s “Copper Canyon by Train” is planned for February 19 to 27, 2016. This is not a Canyon Lake-only trip, so reservations are filling up fast. Call Lou DeYoung at 951-244-7100 for details.

On March 21, 2016 “experience a divine culture” with Shen Yun at the Long Beach Terrace Theatre. The cost is #130 for members; $135 for guests. The deadline is January 10.

Watch for the planned Fall Canada and New England cruise scheduled for September/October 2016. Lou DeYoung is the contact: 951-244-7100.

Visit for more information and reservation forms.

Canyon Lake Association of Men

The Canyon Lake Association of Men (CLAMS) is looking for new members. It is open to all men in Canyon Lake. The first function for the new year will be “Tortilla Soup Night” on January 20, at 6 p.m. at the Country Club.

In addition to monthly get-togethers, CLAMS does philanthropic work in Canyon Lake. The organization has been in existence for the men of Canyon Lake for the last 42 years. If interested in joining the group, contact Bud Hanner at 951-244-6315.

Bible Club

The Bible Club is on hiatus for the holidays. For more information, contact Steve Martin at 951-244-2438.


The Canyon Lake Choraleers announce a new seasonal and annual fundraising drive.

A Season Patron is a $50 contribution and entitles the patron to two tickets to the Season Show and a listing in the show’s program as a Patron.

An Annual Patron is a $75 contribution and entitles the Patron to two tickets to both shows plus a listing in both programs.

A Business Patron is a $100 contribution and entitles the business to two tickets to both shows and a business card advertisement in both programs.

To become a sponsor or for more information, contact canyonlakechoraleers@gmail.coms.

Twirlers Square Dance Club

The Twirlers square dance club meets Wednesdays at the Lodge starting at 6:15 p.m. Experienced dancers are encouraged to come to the plus level workshop from 6:15 to 7, then stay to help the new class members learn to square dance.

The Twirlers hold a regular square dance the second Sunday of each month, with advanced round dancing starting at 1:30 p.m., regular round dancing at 2 and squares at 2:30. For more information, contact Bill or Jackie Brown at 951-694-3650 or Rosalie Nusser at 951-244-0672.

Kids Club

During the school year, Kids Club meetings are held every Tuesday and Thursday, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m., in the Sunset Beach Room at the Lodge. 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. Buy a 10-class punch card and get two classes free. Check the Canyon Lake Kids Club Facebook page for details.

Pinochle Club

New members are welcome to join the Pinochle Club, which plays every Thursday at 6 p.m. at the Senior Center. For more information, call Marlys Shilling at 951-244-4241.


All Canyon Lake women are invited to attend the Canyon Lake Association of Women (CLAWS) group bunco on the second Wednesday of the month in the Magnolia Room, downstairs at the Country Club. The cost is $10 per player. Participants are asked to bring canned and packaged food for the community cupboard. Game begins at 3 p.m., please arrive 15 mins early to pick up game card and sign in. For more information, call Rose Hanover at 951-244-6109.

Car Club

The Car Club holds meetings the first Thursday of each month at the Lodge. Social hour begins at 5:30 p.m., followed by the general meeting at 6:30. Learn about upcoming events, listen to guest speakers and share automotive experiences. Finger foods will be served and a 50/50 drawing will round out the evening. Anyone owning a pre-1973 vehicle is welcome. Visit or e-mail

Yacht Club

Meetings of the Yacht Club are held on the fourth Thursday of the month at the Lodge. Boat ownership is not a criterion for membership. Members enjoy fun events throughout the year, including the Moonlight Cruise, Progressive Dinner, Lake Clean-Up and more. For more information, contact Membership Chair Mary Jane Kelly at 951-244-1768.

Tennis Club

The Tennis Club invites residents to come out for Social Play on Mondays and Fridays at 9 a.m. It is open to all levels of players and is a way to meet other players without committing to a schedule. For more information, contact Dave Harrigan at 951-746-3460 or Canyon Lake Junior Tennis League is on hiatus at this time.

Family Matters Club

The Family Matters Club is open to all residents, young and old, kids or no kids. Monthly meetings are held the first day of the month, unless otherwise noted, and revolve around a fun theme with speakers, games, prize drawings, crafts, snack and social time. Locations vary. The club puts on several events throughout the year to benefit the community and to raise funds for future events and to provide philanthropic donations. For more information, visit the Family Matters Facebook page or call 714-394-4885.

Ski Club

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 Days and the Fiesta Day Ski Show.

The Canyon Lake Ski Club began in 1970 and is the largest 3-event USA Water Ski sanctioned club in the United States. For membership and general information, visit

ShowCal Skiers

ShowCal Skier is a sanctioned club and California’s first and only water-ski show team. The club welcomes all ages 6 and older, since there is a place for everyone, even those not interested in performing. 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, knee board, disc, wake board, wake skate, foil, free-style and hot dogging. Members incorporate all types of performance artistry in their water-ski shows.

For more information, call Membership Director Mary Tortomasi at 951-722-2010 or visit

Bosom Buddies

The Bosom Buddies mission is to educate, inspire and support newly diagnosed breast cancer patients during their breast cancer journey. If you or anyone you know is diagnosed with breast cancer have them call Janelle Basham at 951-515-0500 or Kimbo Slingerland at 951-609-4044, or visit

Fitness and Triathlon Club

For information on the club and its activities, visit, or the Facebook page, CanyonLake TriathlonClub.


Roadrunners RV Club dinner meetings are held the second Tuesday of each month. Social hour begins at 5 p.m. and dinner at 6. In addition to the dinner meetings, the group takes between six and eight trips per year. For more information about Roadrunners or the trips, contact Robb Smith at 244-3168 or

Jr. Women’s Club

The JWC holds several events during the year such as the Lodge Holiday Boutique, Winter Festival (Tree Lighting Ceremony), a golf tournament, the Easter Carnival and a new Renaissance Faire scheduled for October 17.For more information, contact Jennifer Nahay at 951-733-2919 or