This section provides information submitted by Canyon Lake clubs regarding activities and upcoming events. Information should be submitted to news@goldingpublications no later than 3 p.m. Monday. Due to space limitations, not all Club News appears here.
The CLAMS (Canyon Lake Association of Men) monthly meeting for February has a new date and location. The February meeting will be held on Monday, February 6, at the Senior Center. Dinner will be tortilla soup; cocktails will start at 5:30 and dinner will begin at 6 p.m. Members may bring their own drinks or puchase them for a $2.00 per drink donation. Future monthly meetings will be held on the first Monday.
CLAMS is open to all men in Canyon Lake. A spokesperson for CLAMS says there are currently 104 members. In addition to monthly get-togethers, the group does philanthropic work in Canyon Lake and provides scholarships to Canyon Lake high school students. The organization has been in existence for 43 years. For more information, call Bud Hanner at 951-244-6315.
The Tennis Club is hosting a Valentine’s Doubles Mixer Tournament on Saturday, February 11, at 9 a.m. Members can sign up with a partner or have one assigned to them. To reserve a spot, contact Kathy Valdez by text at 760-413-7817 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. The Tennis Club has monthly tournament mixers and various social events throughout the year. Residents are invited to come out for Social Play on Mondays and Fridays at 9 a.m. The club is open to all levels of players and is a way to meet other players without committing to a schedule. For more information, contact Sue Muscarella at 909-241-3001 or email@example.com.
The club’s social play days are Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, from 9 to 11 a.m. and 6 to 9 p.m. Open play is Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9 to 11 a.m with one court being reserved for beginners and clinics. Social Mixers are held monthly on the third Thursday from 6 to 9 p.m. For more information, call Terry Loy at 951-244-6864 or Sandy Kan at 951-244-4259.
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.
Tuesday Work Group
The Tuesday Work Group consists of more than 60 volunteers dedicated to improving the Canyon Lake Golf Course. The meets on monthly on Tuesdays at 1 p.m. in the Magnolia Room at the County Club and performs work weekly on Tuesdays at 7 a.m. during the months of October through June. For more information, call 951-244-3425.
The Bassmasters Club meets on the first Wednesday of the month at 7 p.m. in the Magnolia Room at the Country Club. 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, call 951-536-9341.
The next Jr. Women’s Club (JWC) meeting is Wednesday, February 1, at 7 p.m. at 29841 Vacation Drive. JWC is a non-profit philanthropic club that holds fundraising events throughout the year to help fund scholarships, help local families in need, donate to park improvements in Canyon Lake and more. The club holds monthly meetings. For more information, contact Heather Rose at 951-591-8168 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Bible Club meets monthly on the first Wednesday at 7 p.m. in the Pool View Room at the Lodge. The group is led by Pastor Thor Ramsey of Center Church (www.centerchurch.life). Meetings are open to the community. For more information, call Steve Martin at 951-757-6146.
The Woman’s Club is a philanthropic organization that meets monthly on the third Wednesday in the Holiday Bay Room at the Lodge. Vendor hour is from 9 to 10 a.m.; meeting is at 10 a.m. There is a speaker every month followed by lunch. Lunch is $14. Reservations can be made at www.canyonlakewomansclub.com. For membership information, contact Sue Collins at email@example.com.
The Choraleers is a vocal group of men and women who enjoy singing. There are over 40 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.
Home Owners Club
Organized in 1972, the club promotes and protects the best interest of Canyon Lake home and property owners. The group sponsors community events, including the Home Decorating Contest and Meet the Candidates Night. For more information, call Home Owners Club President LaRue McNamara at 951-244-6470.
The Canyon Lake Little League is for boys and girls ages five through 16. For more information, visit www.clllca.com.
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.
The Canyon Lake Art Association (CLAA) provides many opportunities for community members to participate and support the arts. CLAA invites residents to network, make and share artwork and attend monthly meetings and other yearly events. Membership is open to individuals 18 years of age and older, but all are welcome to attend and bring their art to share. Meetings are held monthly on the fourth Tuesday at 7 p.m. in the Senior Center. For more information, visit www.CanyonLakeArtAssociation.com or www.Facebook.com/CanyonLakeArtAssociation
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 951-205-1445.
Mommy n Me
The Mommy n Me Club will be kicking off its second semester on Friday, January 27, from 9 to 11 a.m. at Holiday Harbor Park. The club is from preschool age children ages one to five years old. The cost is $60 (cash only) per child over the age of one. A discount will be given to siblings. Spokesperson Leslie Geer says, We have so many fun and exciting toddler friendly events planned for this semester.”
Monthly meetings are on the first and third Fridays from 9 to 11 a.m. The club meets at different places locally for organized play dates. For more information and weekly updates, call Leslie Geer at 714-269-5877 or visit the club’s Facebook page at Canyon Lake Mommy n Me 2016/2017.
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. The club puts on several events throughout the year to benefit the community and to raise funds for future events and provide philanthropic donations. For more information, call 714-394-4885.
The Kids Club meets on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 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. For more details, visit the club’s Facebook page.
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 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. For more information, call Rose Hanover at 951-244-6109.
Any resident who owns an RV is welcome to join the Roadrunners RV Club. The club holds monthly dinner meetings on the second Tuesday. Social hour begins at 5 p.m., dinner is at 6 p.m. In addition to the dinner meetings, the group takes between six and eight trips per year. For more information, contact Robb Smith at 951-244-3168 or RobbS44090@aol.com. The clubs website is www.clroadrunners.com.
Twirlers Square Dance Club
The Twirlers Square Dance Club meets Wednesdays at the Lodge at 6:15 p.m. Experienced dancers are encouraged to come to the plus level workshop from 6:15 to 7 p.m., then stay to help the new class members learn to square dance. The club holds regular monthly square dance on the Sunday, with advanced round dancing starting at 1:30 p.m., regular round dancing at 2 p.m. and squares at 2:30 p.m. For more information, call Bill or Jackie Brown at 951-694-3650 or Rosalie Nusser at 951-244-0672.
Mexican Train Players
The Mexican Train Players Club meets every Friday at 12:30 p.m. in the Senior Center. Beginners are welcome. For more information, call Marlys Shilling at 951-244-4241.
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 began 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 Torah Club promotes the principles of Torah in a non-denominational way and applies the principles of Torah to performing good deeds and charitable acts for the community at large. All ages are welcome. For more information, contact Torah Club President Sherry Beth Reiter at email@example.com.
ShowCal Skier is a sanctioned club and California’s first and only water-ski show team. 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 www.showcalskiers.org.
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 canyonlakewakeboardclub.com.
The Pinochle Club meets every Thursday at 6 p.m. in the Senior Center. There are munchies between games. New players as well as old-timers are welcomed to play and win prizes. For more information, call Marlys Shilling at 951-244-4241.
Travel Club functions are open to Canyon Lakers who would like to attend even though they are not members of the club. 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.
The April Southern Charm trip is now closed but the club has several single and multi-day trips in the planning stages including “Gone, but not forgotten,” at the Camelot Theater in Palm Springs on March 7. The show pays tribute to Ricky Nelson, Roy Orbison, Patsy Cline and the Everly Brothers. Lunch will be at the Billy Reed’s Restaurant Bakery and Bar. The cost of this event is $102 for members; $107 for non-members. Reservation deadline is February 1. For more information about this event, contact Kathy Bacon at 951-246-9968. More details can be found on the club’s website at www.canyonlaketravelclub.org.
The Bosom Buddies mission is to educate, inspire and support newly diagnosed breast cancer patients during their breast cancer journey. For more information, visit clbosombuddies.com.