Club News


This section provides information submitted by Canyon Lake clubs regarding activities and upcoming events. Information should be submitted to no later than 3 p.m. Monday. Due to space limitations, not all Club News appears here. To see the complete listing, visit


The Canyon Lake Association of Men (CLAMS) monthly get together will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 3, at the country club. Cocktails start at 5 p.m. A dinner of pasta and sale will be served at 6 p.m. The cost is $15 and includes entry into a 50/50 raffle. RSVP by Sept. 25 to Mark Inkrote at

CLAMS is a non-profit organization that has been in existence for more than 40 years. The club awards scholarships to deserving Canyon Lake high school male seniors and donates to other Canyon Lake clubs that help those in need. Membership is open to all Canyon Lake men who have a desire for friendship, volunteering, fundraising and fun times. Regular meetings are held on the third Wednesday from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. during the months of January, February, March, May, October and November. For more information, email

Torah Club

The Torah Club invites residents to a viewing of “RBG” tomorrow, Sept. 15, at 7 p.m. at New Hope Church, 31542 Railroad Canyon Rd., Suite 1, Canyon Lake. Admission is a $5 donation. Seating is limited. The documentary focuses on the life and career of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who is best known for becoming the second woman ever to serve on the U.S. Supreme Court.

The documentary is 98 minutes and rated PG. Donations will go to the Riverside County Professional Firefighters Fund. To make reservations, contact Sherry Beth Reiter at

Kids Club

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.

Family Matters Club

FMC invites kids to its next free Craft and Snak Day on Oct. 8 at 11 a.m. in the Sunset Beach Room at the lodge. Kids will be crafting Halloween masks.

For more information, contact Wendy Duran at 760-888-7512 or email FMC is also Shop for Your Cause tickets. This annual event supporting local non-profit organizations will be held on Nov. 3 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Lake Elsinore Outlets.

Tickets are $20 and include a catered lunch, shopping discounts, entertainment, beer and wine samplings, entry into a $500 shopping spree and more. Tickets are on sale until Oct. 19. To purchase tickets, contact Carmen Cortez at 951-757-4901 or email

Roadrunners RV Club

Any resident who owns an RV is welcome to join the Roadrunners Club. Monthly dinner meetings are held on the second Tuesday at the lodge during winter months and at Roadrunner Park during the summer months. 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 or contact Robb Smith at 951-244-3168 or

Street Carts of CL

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, Poker Run and Golf Cart Drive-in Movie Night. Lifetime membership is $25. For more information, contact Mike Shroyer at 951-244-9446.

Yacht Club

Yacht Club meetings are held on the fourth Thursday of the month in the Pool View 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, contact Membership Chair Mary Jane Kelly at 951-244-1768 or Commodore Dave Dain at 714-580-9358.

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 the 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 in the Holiday Bay Room at the lodge. Competitive play starts at 8 a.m.; regular play starts at 9:30 a.m. For more information, contact President Tom Green at 951-764-7688.


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

Lions Club

The Lions club meets monthly on the second Thursday at 7 p.m. in the Sunset Beach Room at the lodge. The club was formed January 23, 1975, and 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.

ShowCal Skiers

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, freestyle and hot dogging. Members incorporate all types of performance artistry in their water-ski shows. For more information, visit the club’s website at, or contact President Stacey Norred at 303-588-2648 or

Lioness Club

The Lioness 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.

Mexican Train Players

Mexican Train Players meet on Wednesdays and Fridays at 5:30 p.m. at the senior center. Beginners are welcomed. For more information, call Louie Lancia at 951-244-4317.

Pinochle Club

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.

Triathlon and Fitness Club

The Triathlon and Fitness Club promotes healthy lifestyles through swimming, cycling, running and other cross-training activities. In addition to triathlon events and group practices, the club puts on a number of community and charity events over the course of the year, including the Community 5K/10k Fun Run, Tour de Canyon Lake bike ride and Paddle and Pedal Regatta. Annual club dues are $30 for individuals and $40 per family. For more information, visit


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.

Mommy N Me

Mommy N Me Club is for moms and their children ages one to five years old to meet up for local play dates in and around the community. For more information, contact Meaghan Hixson at 516-343-9292 or

Car Club

The Car Club holds monthly meetings on the first Thursday in the Holiday Bay Room at the lodge. Anyone owning a pre-1977 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 or email

Little League

Canyon Lake Little League serves Canyon Lake and Canyon Hills. For more information, visit

Bassmasters Club

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.

Community Theatre

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

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, contact Jackie Brown at 951-694-3650.

Pickleball Club

The Pickleball Club welcomes beginners and regular players for social play Monday through Friday from 8 to 10 a.m. and 6 to 9 p.m. A Twilight Social Mixer is held for all players once a month on the third Thursday from 6 to 10 p.m. All skill levels are welcome. For more information, visit the club’s Facebook page at Canyon Lake Pickleball or email

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 throughout the year, including Breakfast with Santa, Polar Bear Day and Learn to Ski Day. The Ski Club was formed in 1970 and is the largest 3-event USA Water Ski sanctioned club in the U.S. For more information, visit


The Jr. Women’s Club is a non-profit philanthropic club that holds fundraising events throughout the year to help fund scholarship programs, help local families in need and donate to park improvements in Canyon Lake. Meetings are held on the first Wednesday of each month. For more information, contact Heather Rose at 951-591-8168. JWC is currently planning two events for the community, the 5th annual Rocktoberfest on Oct. 13 and the annual Holiday Boutique on Nov. 17. For more information, visit the club’s website at


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

Bosom Buddies

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, contact Janelle Basham at 951-515-0500, Kimbo Slingerland at 951-609-4044, or visit

Home Owners Club

Organized in 1972, the Home Owners 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, contact LaRue McNamara at 951-244-6470.

Cub Scouts

Pack 346 serves Canyon Lake, Canyon Hills and Tuscany Hills and is for boys in kindergarten through 5th grades. For more information, email

Mahjong Club

The club meets on Thursdays from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the senior center. All levels of players are welcome. For more information, contact Teresa Fidler at 858-784-1560 or

Men’s Softball

The Canyon Lake Men’s Softball League is for players 18 years of age and older. League fees are $450 per team, per season. There are four seasons per year. Games are played on Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m. at Gault Field. Each team plays one 60-minute game; one team plays a doubleheader. For more information, contact Ed Ryder at 951-541-6575 or

Tuesday Work Group

The Tuesday Work Group 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. For more information, contact David Nickel at 951-244-9827.

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. The club offers many volunteer opportunities throughout the year. For more information, call 714-394-4885 or email

Travel Club

The Travel Club invites adult members of the community to join in on the club’s travel adventures. Annual club membership is $10 per person. Membership is not a requirement to participate in club travel adventures; however, members do receive discounted prices on most of the club’s trips. For membership information, contact Jan May at 951-244-1938.

Take “The Great West Coast Train Journey” Mar. 20 through Mar. 26, 2019. Highlights include 350 miles of coastal views by train, a night at Madonna Inn, two nights at Hotel Five and more. A special dinner is included. The cost for six nights is approximately $1,592 per person. A deposit of $450 per person is due by Oct. 1. Deposits are non-refundable after Oct 1. For more information, contact Lyne Hall at 91-244-2101.

Travel by motor coach and stay at Harrah’s in Laughlin Oct. 21 through Oct. 24. This trip includes a dinner cruise on the Colorado River and a free optional trip to the Grand Canyon on motor coach or by train for an extra charge. The cost is $327 per person; train trip additional $135 per person. Deposit is required. For reservations, contact Rose Marie Hand at 951-244-6654.

Visit the winter wonderland of decorated holiday trees and tour the Pompeii exhibition at the Reagan Library on Nov. 26. Trip includes travel by motor coach and special buffet lunch. The cost is $93.00 per member and $98.00 per non-member. Coach departs the lodge at 8:00 am. and returns at 7:30 p.m. For reservations, contact Kathy Bacon at 951-265-9933.

More information on all trips can be found at

Tennis Club

The Tennis Club invites residents to come out for social play on Mondays and Fridays at 8 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 For membership information, contact Valorie Gambina at 951-385-8186 or

Wakeboard Club

The Canyon Lake Wakeboard Club caters to everyone from beginner to the most advanced rider. The club promotes the sport by hosting tournaments and sponsoring Learn to Ride Day events. For more information, visit the club’s website at