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.


The Jr. Women’s Club (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 next monthly meeting will be held on April 5 at 7 p.m. at 25090 Bonnet Circle in Menifee. For more information, contact Heather rose at 951-591-8168 or

Lioness Club

The club meets monthly on the third Thursday at 6:30 p.m. in the Holiday Bay Room at the Lodge. Pizza will be served at the March 16 meeting; dinner for this meeting is $11. The speaker will be Byron Walls of California CrimeFight who will speak on the subject of crime safety. Anyone who would like to attend a meeting should contact First Vice President Lioness Mary Craton at 915-244-7859 by March 13.

Since being organized on April 12, 1979 the club has participated in many Canyon Lake and Lion projects and aided many of those who needed help.


The Canyon Lake Association of Men (CLAMS) is looking for new members. The club is open to all men in Canyon Lake. The annual CLAMS Golf Tournament will be held Saturday, April 22, at the Country Club. Paperwork will be available at the March meeting or at the Pro Shop after March 6.

In addition to monthly get-togethers, the club 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.

Tuesday Work Group

The Tuesday Work Group (TWG) consists of more then 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. There are no meetings from July to September. 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 David Nickel at 951-244-9827.


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 or

Travel Club

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. A single-day trip is planned for May 6 to “Little Italy” in San Diego; progressive lunch included. Bus departs from Lodge at 8:30 a.m.; returns around 4:30 p.m. The cost is $70 for members; $75 for non-members. Reservation deadline is April 19.

The next single-day trip will be a two hour excursion aboard John Wayne’s Wild Goose Ship on July 15. Brunch includes several food stations, free flowing champagne, coffee and soft drinks. Bus departs from the Lodge at 10 a.m.; returns around 4 p.m.  Cost is $102 for members; $107 for non-members. Reservation deadline is June 16. For more information about single-day trips, call Kathy Bacon at 951-246-9968.

The club will be going to Hotel Playa Mazatlan October 9 through 16. The airfare is approximately $400 per person; rooms are $1008 per room for two people for 7 nights. All rooms have ocean view and include meals and drinks. A $150 room deposit is due by May 1. For more information about multi-day trips, call Nyla Finch at 951-244-8494 or visit the club’s website at

Kids Club

The Canyon Lake 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 at the POA will receive two classes free. For more information, email

Woman’s Club

The Canyon Lake Woman’s Club is a philanthropic organization that meets monthly on the third Wednesday in the Holiday Bay Room.Vendor hour is from 9 to 10 a.m.; meeting is at 10 a.m. Lunch is $14. For reservations, contact Margaret Dombay at For membership information, contact Sue Collins at

Torah Club

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

Wakeboard Club

The 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