This section provides information submitted by Canyon Lake clubs regarding activities and upcoming events. Information should be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 3 p.m. Monday.
Registration for Fall Ball ends Aug 31. Fall Ball, for ages four to 10, runs from September through November. Registration is taken online at clllca.com. Registration is $65 and includes a hat and shirt. Fall Ball coaches are being sought. Those interested should attend the next league board meeting on Aug. 22 at 7 p.m. in the Magnolia Room at the country club. The Canyon Lake Little League serves Canyon Lake and Canyon Hills. For information, visit www.clllca.com.
The Kids Club started back up on Aug. 22. The 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. For more information, visit the club’s Facebook page.
Club functions are open to all Canyon Lakers, including those who are not members of the club. The Club invites community members 21 years of age and older to its Ole’ Ole’ Ole’ dinner and dance on Sept. 8 at 6 p.m. at the pool. A Mexican themed dinner will be served. The cost for members is $35; $40 for non-members and guests. To make reservations, call Bonnie Carnagie at 951-306-5031.
Upcoming day trips include Oktoberfest in Big Bear on Oct. 22, a Huntington Harbor “Cruise of Lights” with dinner on Dec. 14 and a viewing of the Rose Parade floats in Pasadena with lunch at Westfield Santa Anita Mall on Jan. 2. For more information about upcoming single-day trips, call Kathy Bacon at 951-246-9968.
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 club is for men over the age of 18 who enjoy playing softball. Games are played on Wednesday evenings at Gault Field. For more information, call Chad Russell at 951-265-8389.
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 Pinochle Club meets at the Senior center on Thursdays at 6 p.m. New players as well as old-timers are invited to play and win prizes. For more information, call Marlys Shilling at 951-244-4241.
Tuesday Work Group
The Tuesday Work Group (TWG) 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. 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 951-244-9827.
The Equestrian Club is for horse lovers. The group welcomes all horse owners and their families to join. For more information, call Kathy Mulcahy at
The CLAMS organization has been in existence for 43 years. The club is open to all Canyon Lake men. Currently 94 members belong; this strong membership allows the CLAMS to continue its philanthropic work and give scholarships to deserving high school seniors. For membership information, call
Membership Chairman Bud Hanner at 951-244-6315.
Bible Fellowship Club
Monthly club meetings are held on the second Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m. in the Activity Building at East Port Park. Meetings are open to the community. The meetings open with prayer and praise music followed by exploring and diving into God’s word, the Holy Bible, refreshments and fellowship. For more information, call Steve Martin at 951-757-6146.
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, call Janelle Basham at 951-515-0500 or Kimbo Slingerland at 951-609-4044, or visit clbosombuddies.com.
The Jr. Women’s Club’s (JWC) first monthly meeting of the 2017/2018 calendar year is Sept. 6 at 7 p.m. at 30019 Buck Tail Dr. 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
Any resident who owns an RV is welcome to join the Roadrunners RV Club. The club holds dinner meetings on the second Tuesday of each month. 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. For more information, contact Robb Smith at 951-244-3168 or RobbS44090@aol.com. The club’s website is clroadrunners.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 email@example.com.
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 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.
The Pickleball Club’s Social Play days are Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, from 8 to 10 a.m. and 6 to 10 p.m.; open play days are Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8 to 10 a.m. with one court being reserved for beginners and clinics. Social Mixers are held monthly on the third Thursday from 6 to 10 p.m. For more information, visit the club’s Facebook page at Canyon Lake Pickleball or call Terry Loy at 951-244-6864 or Sandy Kan at 951-244-4259.
The Tennis Club invites residents to come out for social play on Mondays and Fridays at 8 a.m. and Fridays at 6:30 p.m. Participants are asked to bring an appetizer to share.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. For membership information, contact Valorie Gambina at 951-385-8186 or email@example.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 Sherry Reiter at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 about membership, call Terry Voss at 951-536-9341.
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 and the community Poker Run. Lifetime membership is $25. For more information, call Mike Shroyer at 951-244-9446.
Mexican Train Players
The Mexican Train Players meet on Fridays at 12:30 p.m. at the senior center. Beginners are welcomed. For more information, call Marlys Shilling at 951-244-4241.
The 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 was one of the first clubs in Canyon Lake. The club 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.
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. For more information, call LaRue McNamara at 951-244-6470.
Community Theatre Group
The club’s purpose 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.
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 canyonlakewake.com.