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. Due to space limitations, not all Club News appears here.
Fitness and Triathlon Club
The Fitness and Triathlon Club will host its Canyon Lake 5K/10K Fun Run on Saturday, Jan. 27. Check-in is 7:15 to 7:30 a.m. at the lodge parking lot. The run will begin promptly at 8 a.m. Participants may choose to walk/run the flat 5K course or the rolling hills 10K course.
The Fitness and Triathlon Club promotes healthy lifestyles through swimming, cycling, running and other cross-training activities. The club hosts the Tour de Canyon Lake and Paddle & Pedal Regatta events. Annual club dues are $30 for individuals and $40 for families. Membership is not a requirement to participate in fitness events. For information, visit canyonlaketriathlonclub.com.
Mommy N Me
Mommy N Me Club is kicking off its spring semester with registration on Friday, Jan. 26 from 9 to 11 p.m. at Spirit Park in Menifee. The group will meet every other Friday from Feb. 9 to May 18 to enjoy a variety of local toddler/preschool age activities. The cost of registration is $70 (cash only) per preschool child starting at age 1; $60 per additional sibling. Spots are limited and fill up quickly. For more information, contact Meaghan Hixson at 516-343-9292 or email@example.com.
Mommy N Me is for moms and their children ages one to five years old to meet up for local play dates in and around the community. Meetings are every other Friday from 9 to 11 a.m. Registration is $70, $60 for each sibling, and covers all snacks and planned events for the semester. Spots are limited. For more information, contact Meaghan Hixson at 516-343-9292 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit the club’s Facebook page at Facebook/clmommynme.
The Canyon Lake Jr. Women’s Club is hosting its annual Casino Bus Trip Fundraiser on Saturday, Jan. 27, from 2:30 to 11 p.m. Tickets are $25 per person for roundtrip bus transportation from Canyon Lake to Harrah’s Resort Southern California. Bus departs from East Port Park parking lot at 3 p.m. Seating is limited to 100 people. Participants must be 21 years of age or older. For more information or to purchase tickets, email email@example.com or call 951-264-4364.
JWC is a non-profit philanthropic club that holds fundraising events throughout the year to help fund scholarship programs, help local families in need, donate to park improvements in Canyon Lake and more. For more information, contact Heather Rose at 951-591-8168 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The club meets monthly on the third Thursday at 6:30 p.m. in the Holiday Bay Room at the lodge. Anyone who would like to attend a meeting should call Mary Craton at 915-244-7859.
The Woman’s Club is hosting its 2nd annual Cooking Class on Feb. 24 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the senior center. Tickets are $45 and can be purchased by contacting Jan May at 951-970-8333 or Rose Marie Hand at 951-244-6654.
The Woman’s Club meets monthly on the third Wednesday in the Holiday Bay Room at the lodge. Vendor hour is from 9 to 10 a.m.; meeting begins at 10 a.m. Lunch is $14. For lunch reservations, contact Vicki Young at 951-733-3673 or email Karen Wallace at email@example.com. For membership information, contact Kathy Ray at 858-449-7297 or firstname.lastname@example.org. The club’s website is canyonlakewomansclub.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.
The purpose of the Canyon Lake Community Theatre 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.
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.
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.
CLAMS meetings are held from 5:30 to 9:30 on the third Wednesday of the month except for April, June, July, August, September and December when there will be other activities. Annual dues are $35 and due in January. For membership information, contact Bud Hanner at 951-244-6315.
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.
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.
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.
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 was formed 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 Canyon Lake Art Association meets on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m. at the senior center. For more information, visit canyonlakeartassociation.com.
K-9 Club members generally meet daily in the evening to socialize at the East Port Park Dog Park.
The 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 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. Visit the club’s Facebook page for more information.
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, community Poker Run and Golf Cart Drive-in Movie Night. Club membership is $25 for a lifetime membership.
For more information about the Street Carts of Canyon Lake, contact Mike Shroyer at 951-244-9446.
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.
ShowCal Skiers is a sanctioned club and California’s first and only show ski club. 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, kneeboard, disc, wakeboard, wakeskate, foil, free-style and hot dogging. Members incorporate all types of performance artistry in their water-ski shows. For more information, visit the club’s website at showcalskiers.com, or contact President Stacey Norred at 303-588-2648 or Showcalskiers@gmail.com.
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.
Home Owners Club
Organized in 1972, the club promotes and protects the best interest of Canyon Lake home and property owners. Sponsored community events include the Home Decorating Contest and Meet the Candidates. For more information, call LaRue McNamara at 951-244-6470.
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.
Family Matters Club
The Family Matters Club is open to all residents, young and old, kids or no kids. The club puts on several events throughout the year to benefit the community and raise funds for philanthropic donations. Events are free or low-cost to attend. For more information, visit the club’s Facebook page or call 714-394-4885.
Pack 346 serves Canyon Lake, Canyon Hills and Tuscany Hills and is for boys in kindergarten through 5th grades. For more information, email email@example.com.
Canyon Lake Little League serves Canyon Lake and Canyon Hills. For more information, visit www.clllca.com.
Senior Chair Volleyball
The Senior 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.
All Canyon Lake women are invited to attend the Canyon Lake Association of Women (CLAWS) group bunco at 3 p.m. 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. For more information, call Rose Hanover at 951-244-6109.
The Bassmasters Club meets on the first Wednesday of the month at 7 p.m. in the Magnolia Room at the country club. Monthly tournaments are held on the first Saturday of each month. 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.
Roadrunners RV Club
Any resident who owns an RV is welcome to join the club. The club holds dinner meetings on the second Tuesday of each month at the lodge during winter months and at Roadrunner Park during the summer 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. More than 125 members belong to the club. Annual membership is $5 per person. For more information, visit the club’s website at clroadrunners.webs.com or contact Robb Smith at 951-244-3168 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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. 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 Pinochle Club is seeking new players to join them on Thursday nights from 6 to 9 p.m. at the senior center. Beginners are welcomed. For more information, contact Marlys Shilling at 951-244-4241.
The Tennis Club invites residents to come out for social play on Mondays and Fridays at 9 a.m. 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 email@example.com. For membership information, contact Valorie Gambina at 951-385-8186 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mexican Train Players
Mexican Train Players meet Fridays at 1 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. at the senior center. Beginners are welcomed. For more information, call Marlys Shilling at 951-244-4241.
The Travel Club invites all Canyon Lake residents to join in on exciting single and multi-day travel adventures and club parties. Annual club membership is $10 per person.
A single-day trip to Pala Casino is set for Feb. 27. Bus departs from the lodge at 10:30 a.m. and returns at 5:30 p.m. The cost is $15 per member; $20 per non-member. The club’s first Mardi Gras Dinner-Dance will be held on Friday, Mar. 2, at 6 p.m. at the lodge. A Taste of LA Tour single-day trip is planned for Mar. 29. Bus departs from the lodge at 7:30 a.m. and returns at 6 p.m. The cost is $93 per member, $98 per non-member. A multi-day cruise to Hawaii is planned for Mar. 4 through Mar. 19. There is no airfare; boarding and disembark is in San Pedro.
For information about single-day trips, contact Kathy Bacon at 951-246-9968. For information about multi-day trips, contact Nyla Finch at 951-244-8494. For membership information, contact Jan May at 951-244-1938 or visit the club’s website at canyonlaketravelclub.org.
The Pickleball Club is hosting a Round Robin Doubles Duel on Saturday, Jan. 20, from 12 to 4 p.m. Check-in is 11:30 a.m. The entry fee is $7 per player. This event is open to all Canyon Lake residents over the age of 18, from beginners to seasoned players. Players will be divided by skill into two divisions. Prizes will be awarded to top players in each division. To register, email Jeannette Williams at email@example.com. Include your skill level in the email.
The Pickleball Club welcomes beginners and regular players for social play on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 9 to 11 a.m. and 5 to 8 p.m. during the winter months. A Twilight Social Mixer for all players is held once a month on the third Thursday from 6 to 10 p.m. For more information, visit the club’s Facebook page at Canyon Lake Pickleball or email firstname.lastname@example.org.