POA Holiday Hours

The Association’s offices, including Member Services, will be closed the following days in observance of the holidays:

  • Thursday, December 24, Christmas Eve
  • Friday, December 25, Christmas Day
  • Friday, January 1, New Year’s Day

The Lighthouse Restaurant also will be closed on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day.

The Country Club Restaurant will close at 4 p.m. on Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve. On Christmas Day, the Country Club will be open from 6 a.m. to 11 a.m. serving a continental breakfast.

Lighthouse Restaurant

The Lighthouse Restaurant now has its own website,, providing information about the menu, upcoming entertainment, special promotions, how to book banquets, etc. The Lighthouse is taking reservations for Brunch with Santa on December 20 and for the Lodge New Year’s Eve Party.

Senior New Year’s Eve

Canyon Lake seniors are counting down to New Year’s Eve when the Senior Center will host a party for the 55-plus bunch. All are invited to enjoy a catered, sit-down dinner and DJ music. Seating is limited; tickets are $26.50 and on sale now at Member Services.

License Plate Frames

License plate frames depicting “A Bit of Paradise” are available at the POA office for $10 each. They come in gold or silver and can be purchased at the counter.

Lake Lease Website

Residents interested in reading legal documents having to do with the Lake Lease and ongoing litigation between the Canyon Lake Property Owners Association and Elsinore Valley Municipal Water District can find the documents and other information in a website accessed through Most recently added is “Reporter’s Transcript of Proceedings” from the November 4 meeting before the Honorable Daniel A. Ottolia. According to that document, the next Case Management Conference is scheduled for February 4.

Median Christmas Trees

The Association would like to thank everyone who participated in this year’s holiday median tree decorations. This year’s participants are:

9er’s Golf Club, Bassmasters, Cables Knights & Martels, Car Club, Chamber of Commerce, Chair Volleyball, Cub Scouts 346, Equestrian Club, Family Matters Club, Fine Arts Guild, Girl Scouts Troop 1077, Jr. Womens Club, Kids Club, Lions/Lioness Clubs, Little League, Men’s Golf Club, Roadrunners, Senior Center, ShowCal Skiers, Tennis Club, Theater Club, Tuesday Work Group, Wakeboard Club, Yacht Club

Trees will be returned to the address provided by the member/business between January 2 and January 10.

New Playgrounds Coming

One of Canyon Lake’s busiest parks, Holiday Harbor, will receive a new playground in January. Construction at the playground is scheduled to start on January 11, and the project should take about three weeks to complete. During construction, residents are asked to avoid the playground area at this park. Signs will be posted to notify residents of the work.

In July, the Board approved replacing the playground at Steel Head Park. The playground equipment has been selected and the Association is coordinating the order and installation schedule.