Regularly Scheduled Activities

  • The activities described here occur on a regular schedule during the Winter Season. Some activities  are available year round.
  • Most activities occur on a weekly basis, but some are held less often. 
  • These activities are not on the online calendar, except for activity special events or parties associated with the activity. 
  • Click on the activity link below to see a printable list of the regularly scheduled activities. 
  • A PRINTABLE SUMMARY LIST of these activities covering days, times, and location is available. Check back as the details for these activities continue to be submitted and activities may change.

Bible Study --- Monday 3:30-4:30 pm

Bible Study and Time of Prayer
Day: Mondays
  • 3:00 pm Time of Prayer
  • 3:30-4:30 Bible Study
Where: Silver Clubhouse
Season: 1/8/2024-4/8/2024
Bible Study will be led by Curt Ayers, Pastor of Capri Christian Church.
Everyone is Welcome!
Chairperson:  Warren Kratz

Billiards/8 Ball Men's --- Monday 6:15-9:00 pm in SCH

Billiards - Men's
Days:  Monday Evenings
Time: 6:15 pm to 9:00 pm. Please arrive before 6:15 PM as we will start play at 6:30 PM
Where: Silver Clubhouse

Season:  1/1/2024-4/3/2024
Please arrive early and bring $3, no inflation here. All men are welcome to join, we can only play an even amount of players as we play 2 men teams. If you arrive last and are an odd number man, you will not be able to play. We can only play a maximum of 30 players due to time issues.
You need not be proficient, just have a desire to play. If you do not have a pool cue there is a limited amount of cues available in the clubhouse for use.
We play by BCA rules. Any questions or concerns please give me a call. Looking forward to another Great Season.
Note: The Billiards Party date is to be announced. Party will be outside of Silver Lakes. 
Chairperson: Jerry Palacios
1485 Diamond Lake Circle

Billiards/8 Ball - Women's --- Tuesday 6:15-9:00 pm in SCH

Billiards - Women's                                                                  
Days:  Tuesday Evenings
Time: 6:15 pm to 9:00 pm
Where: Silver Clubhouse
Season:  1/2/2024-4/3/2024
All women are welcome to come play on Tuesday nights. Please arrive before 6:15 P.M. as we will start play at 6:30 P.M. You need not be proficient, just have a desire to play.
If you do not have a Pool cue there is a limited amount of cues available in the clubhouse for use. Please note: we do play doubles and we do use a handicap system in league play and we play by APA Rules.
Please bring two dollars for unofficial play.
Note: The Billiards Party date is to be announced. Party will be outside of Silver Lakes. 
Chairperson: Jerry Palacios and Dominique Palacios

Bingo --- Thursday 6:30pm in DCH

Bingo is played weekly at Silver Lakes on Thursday evenings during the winter season. 

Day:  Thursday

  • 6:30 pm:  Bingo game cards and dabbers sales start.
  • 7:00 pm:  Bingo play starts.
Where:  Diamond Clubhouse

Season1/4/2024 - 3/21/2024

  • We play 14 games each night.
  • Payouts each week are based on that night's game sales.   
  • Game play displayed on large screen TVs around the room.
  • Note: Bring your own drinks and snacks.
Chairperson:  Roger Weeks 
Assisted by:  Gary Farber

Bocce --- Scheduled League Play

Bocce is played primarily in scheduled league sessions, Monday through Saturday, throughout the week during January, February, and March. League play sessions occur during the following days and times:
Monday: 10:00 am to 3:30 pm
Tuesday: 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Wednesday: 10:00 am to 3:30 pm
Thursday: 10:30 am to 2:30 pm
Friday: 9:15 am to 12:45 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am to 12:15 pm
The courts are available for open play when not used for league play. 
We are looking forward to a great Bocce season especially with the construction of the new Bocce courts. Last year the Bocce league was made up of 18 teams of 16 players.  As of now, the 2023 league has 20 teams.  If any residents are interested or anyone who is on a team wants to play on a second team please contact Steve Young. We are looking forward to a great season!
Team Captains have been designated and should be contacting you soon. Rosters are posted on the announcement board in the Diamond Clubhouse.
2024 Schedule
Practice: All boccee supplies are located in the storage cabinet at the courts. Feel free to go practice so you can get the feel of the new courts.
League Play (11 weeks):
  • Begins TBD
  • Ends: TBD
Playoff/Tournament (2 weeks):
  • Starts:
  • Ends:
Bocce Banquet and Awards Ceremony: TBD
Co-Chairpersons: Steve Young (1382 SLB), George Haley, and Bob Faticanti 

Books Sandwiched In --- 3rd Monday of Month -11:30 am, varying places

Books Sandwiched In
When: Third Monday in January, February, and March
Time: 11:30
Where: Varies
  • Lora Kalbi-  Books Sandwiched In

Bowling --- Wednesday 12:30pm at Head Pinz

Silver Lakes fun bowling is not a competitive league. It is a social function interrupted by occasional bowling. 

Day: Wednesday Afternoons

Season: Starts 1/10/2024


  • 12:30 pm Sign-in and Prepare
  • 1:00 pm Start Bowling

Where:  Head Pinz Lanes

  • Located at 8525 Radio Lane, Naples.
  • This is at the junction of Davis Blvd. and Radio Road, near the junction of Collier and Davis Blvds.

Sign Up:  Weekly sign-up sheets will be on the DCH bulletin board until 1 pm on Tuesdays.


  • All are welcome.
  • It is not necessary to bowl every week.
  • Players are assigned to a different teams each week dependent of those who sign-up for the week.
  • You bowl with different folks every week and the only competition is yourself. Many members have never bowled before or haven't bowled in many years.
  • Shoes and balls are available at Head Pinz. Shoe rental is $5.08 each week.
  • The price for bowling is $12.00 per week for 3 games.
  • Many of the bowlers plan on an early dinner after bowling.

Come have some fun!

Chairs: Denny & Dawn Huss and Fred & Diane Alchowiak.

Bunco --- Every Other Wednesday 6:45pm

DayEvery Other Wednesday
Starts: December 20, 2023
Ends:  March 27, 2024

December 20, January 3, January 17 (in Silver CH on 17th only),
January 31, February 14, February 28, March 13, March 27
Time6:45 - 9:00 pm
WhereDiamond Clubhouse
  • If you're interested in meeting new people, sharing a few laughs and having a chance to win some money, then why don't you join us!  You will find out that there is no skill involved.
  • Please remember to bring THREE ONE DOLLAR BILLS.  
  • There is no need to sign up.  
  • By arriving early, we will be able to organize the tables to accommodate everyone.  
  • Bring your friends and come meet some new friends!  
  • Wearing your name tag would help. 
Party: Held at last session.
Chairperson:  Jeannie Knight (

Chorus --- Tuesday 3:00 pm in DCH

Join the Silver Lakes Chorus
Day: Tuesday
Time: 3:00 to 4:15 pm
Dates: 1/2/2024 - 3/12/2024
Where: Diamond Clubhouse
Chorus Concert 
Sunday, March 17, 2024 at 3:00 p.m at Diamond Clubhouse.
Free -- Opening Seating
The Silver Lakes Chorus is a group of men and women formed on February 8, 2009 for the purpose of having fun while singing familiar music selections in harmony,  NO previous musical experience is necessary. 
Director:  Margie Drop

Corn Hole-Thursday and Saturday 10am to Noon

2024 SeasonDays and TimeThursday and Saturday mornings. 10-12 noon

What: Open Play Corn Hole
When:  Beginning January 7, 2024 
           Ending March 16, 2024 with tournament to follow

2024 Format:  Please show up at your convenience and when there are two teams of two ready, advance to one of the pits and commence playing. Once the pits are full, we ask that you rotate on in the order that people have been waiting the longest. Stay and play as many games as you want. 
Who: Everyone is welcome! 
Where: Horseshoe courts 2-5
How: Bring your own cornhole bags and have fun.
A League Playoff Tournament will take place in March 23, 2024.
2024 Co-chairs: Lance and Shelley Rieger                                            

Creamery --- Tuesday 6:30 pm in DCH

Come join us for vanilla ice cream in a bowl, waffle cone, or root-beer float. 
Day:  Tuesday
Time: 6:30 - 7:00 pm 
Where: Diamond Clubhouse
  • Starts: January 2, 2024
  • Ends: April 2, 2024
  • Cost: $2 per serving, including toppings
  • Self-serve topping buffet with Nancy's famous peanut butter marshmallow cream, Diana's yummy chocolate sauce, sprinkles, peanuts, and whipped cream.
Chairperson: Diana Hardy

Euchre --- Monday 6:15 pm in DCH

Where:   Diamond Club House
When:    Every Monday
Schedule: 2023/24 Season begins Monday, October 16th.
*  6:15  Register with your partner.  If you are alone we will attempt to match you with one.
*  6:30  Play begins
Euchre is a fast paced card game. Silver Lakes plays by Hoyle rules. The cost to play is $1 per person, which is divided between winners and losers each week. We also collect dimes for being Euchred or having a loaner hand (hand that gets 5 tricks).  The dimes are also divided at the end of play each week.
*  Cost is $1 - only dollar bills will be accepted, change is not available. 
*  Bring a supply of dimes, no other coins are accepted and change is not available.
*  6 games and cash prizes.
*  The more that play, the bigger the payout.

Fitness --- Monday to Saturday, Various times and activities in DCH and Silver Pool

See FITNESS Page for...
  • Schedule of Classes in Diamond Clubhouse and Silver Pool
  • Description of Classes
Coordinators of Fitness: Gwen Cadman 

Game Night --- Tuesday 7:00 pm in DCH

Game Night
When:  Tuesdays
Where:  Diamond Clubhouse
Time:  7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.    
Description:  Follows Creamery (Ice Cream Social).  Afterwards, Game Night will begin.  This is when friends play various games of all kinds - Mexican Train or Dominoes, card games, and more. 
Note. Euchre is played at Diamond Clubhouse on Mondays at 6:15pm.

Garden Club --- Educational Presentations

The Silver Lakes Garden Club's mission is to enhance the visual beauty for our Community through resources and service while providing personal growth and relationship-building opportunities for our Members.
Each Season the Garden Club sponsors educational presentations for the Community.  The following events for 2024 will be held at the Diamond Clubhouse:
Be sure to check out the annual fund raising activities for the Garden Club including:
  • Desserts on Hot Dog Tuesdays

Genealogy - Mondays 6:30 pm in DCH Conference Room

Day:  Mondays
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 pm 
Where: Diamond Lakes Clubhouse conference room
2024 Season: dates TBD
The purpose of this group is to exchange ideas about how to build your family history. We discuss research methodologies, how to use Ancestry at a reasonable cost, and how to use free resources such as Family all to enhance our research.
We also discuss how we use DNA results to validate our assumptions in building our family histories, plus many other interesting topics.
If you are an active genealogist and have been DNA tested this group’s exchange of ideas might be helpful.
If you are planning to attend please respond directly to me at so that I can make sure we have enough seats for everyone.
If there is enough interest in the resort I will also offer an Introduction to Genealogy for beginners plus a seminar on how to interpret and analyze DNA results and their use in genealogical research.
Chair:  Mike Carrol 

Golf --- Schedule, Events, Rates, and Rules

See Golf at Silver Lakes page for ...
  • Weekly League Schedule
  • Tournament Schedule
  • Rules
  • Rates
  • Golf Committee

Horseshoes for Men ---- Monday and Friday 9:30 am

Horseshoes for Men
WhenMonday and Friday
Time9:30 a.m. - 12:00 noon
WhereHorseshoe pits
Season:  1/5/24 to 3/29/24
  • Horseshoe Doubles (Men/Women) Tournament: Last Saturday in February, February 24, 2024
    • The tournament runs from 8:00 am for coffee and doughnuts until approximately 2:30 P.M.
    • Pairings are selected at random from a committee prior to the tournament.
  • End-of-year party: Thursday, February 29, 2024 11:30 to 2:00 at the Diamond Clubhouse
Chairperson:  Clarence Trego

Horseshoes for Women --- Tuesday 9:30 am

Horseshoes for Women
Time:  9:30 a.m.
WhereHorseshoe pits
Season:  1/9/24 to 3/26/24
Everyone is welcome. No experience needed.
Bring $2 for luck of the draw. 
Horseshoe Doubles (Men/Women) Tournament: Last Saturday in February, February 24, 2024
  • The tournament runs from 8:00 am for coffee and doughnuts until approximately 2:30 P.M.
  • Pairings are selected at random from a committee prior to the tournament.
End-of-year party:  Thursday, February 29, 2024 11:30 to 2:00 at the Diamond Clubhouse
Event Details: To be announced
Chairperson: Stephanie Funk

Hot Dogs --- 1st and 3rd Tuesdays 12:00 pm at DCH

Click to See Hot Dog Tuesday page for:
  • Schedule
  • Menu
  • Setup information
Co-chairs: Tom Giles and Bob Raake

Mahjong --- Monday 6:30 pm DCH, Wednesday 1:00 pm Silver, Saturday 10:30 am Silver

Monday: 6:30pm at Diamond Clubhouse (during season January through March)
Wednesday: 1:00pm at Silver Clubhouse
Saturday: 10:30am at Silver Clubhouse
At Silver Lakes, we play American Mahjong with American tile. We follow the National Mahjong rules. There is no fee to play. We are a mix of beginners and long term players. All are welcome.
Chairperson: Diane Kendig

Monday Coffee Social Hour --- Monday: Doughnuts (7:30 am), Announcements (8:30 am) in DCH

Monday Morning Coffee Social Hour
Weekly starting January 8, 2024 until April 8, 2024.  
Where: Diamond Clubhouse 
7:30 am Donut sales until announcements begin.
8:30 am Announcements begin
Enjoy Coffee or Tea with your friends, old and new, along with a donut or bagel for $1.
Twice per month in season, donuts will be free.
Please note, Box Office registration/sales for events will be online beginning at 4:00 pm on Mondays. 
Coffee Chair: Kathy White
     Co-Chair: Barb Wessels

Pickleball --- Daily at Diamond Courts

See PICKLEBALL Page for...
  • Court Reservation
  • Court Schedule
  • Tournament Schedule
  • End of Year Party Information
  • Other Information about Pickleball at Silver Lakes
Pickleball Committee Members:
Jay Downs, Co- Chair & Tournaments
Scott Beaumont, Treasure/Secretary
Tracy Robinson, Communication/Membership
Gordon Hill, Equipment Manager
Content updated 10/9/2024

Ping Pong --- Mon, Wed, Fri 2:00 pm in DCH

Ping Pong
Days:  Monday, Wednesday, Friday
Time:  2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Where:  Diamond Clubhouse
Season: November to March
  • Ping Pong at Silver Lakes is low key and informal.
  • Doubles are played and they are happy to teach or practice with you.  
  • Come as often as you want, stay as long as you want. 
  • Great exercise and great fellowship.
Co-Coordinators: George Haley and Doug Heerspink

Sailing Club --- Monday 2:00 pm at 1416 Pearl Lake Point

Radio Controlled Sailing Club

Chairperson:  Chuck Weaver      

When:  Mondays
Where: 1416 Pearl Lake Point

Time:  2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.


Race Marks installed: TBD

Racing:  1/15/2024-3/25/2024


As many of you know, some of us race Radio Controlled Sail Boat’s on Mondays form 2:00 to 4:00 PM.

Most of us use the SeaWind that is a true One-Design 1-meter model replica of an early 1990’s America's Cup yacht, manufactured by KYOSHO and distributed in kit form through hobby and Internet stores worldwide.

Four used boats are available.

Chuck is available to help anyone get their boat ready.

End of Year Party:  To be determined

Chair: Chuck Weaver

Shuffleboard --- 9:50 am Mon and Fri at DCH Courts

When:  Mondays and Fridays
Arrive: 9:50 am to register and receive chip
Start: 10:00 am game starts
Where:  Shuffleboard Courts, near Diamond Clubhouse
Description:  Organized play on Monday and Friday mornings (above) with open play at other times. 
Season: 1/2/24-3/31/24
Co-chairpersons:  Sherri Mickley

Stitch and Laugh (S n B) --- Monday 1:00 pm in DCH

Stitch and Laugh 
When:  Mondays 
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 pm
Where:  Diamond Clubhouse
Season:  November to March
  • This group is open to anyone in the park.  We gather to share ideas, figure out patterns, etc. We have girls that crochet, knit, quilt, cross stitch, Swedish weaving, etc.
  • So come on down and get acquainted with our crazy group. 
Co-chairpersons:  Judy Knight

Tennis --- Daily 8am to 4pm at Silver Courts

See TENNIS Page for...
  • Court Schedule
  • Tournament Schedule
  • Tennis Activities and Dinners
  • Other Information about Tennis at Silver Lakes
  • Tennis Committee Members
Tennis Committee Co-Chairs: Mario Phaneuf and Mary Ann Moran.

Trivia Night - Mind Bending Trivia

Mind Bending Trivia
2024 season
Jan 24th, Wednesday 
Feb 9th, Friday
Mar 15th, Friday
Time: Register at 6:30 p.m. Game begins at 7:00 p.m.
Where:  Diamond Clubhouse
Form your teams ahead or come and join in. Tables of 1 to 8 players. Form your own team, or we will hook you up with a team. Open seating.
$1 per person entry fee collected at the door. Cash awards to be determined at game time based on participation.
BYOB and snacks!
Co-chairs: Lynne Piechocki, Larry Piechocki and Doug Heerspink

Water Volleyball -- Tues, Thurs, 11 am at Silver Lakes Pool

Water Volleyball at the Silver Pool!
When:  Tuesday and Thursdays at 11:00 a.m.
Season: Starts January 9, 2024
Everyone is welcome. Come have some fun in the sun and cool off!
Chair:  Yvonne Busarow

Yard Sales --- 2023-2024 Schedule

2023-2024 Yard Sales

Chairperson:  Activities Committee

When: Friday Mornings (typically 3rd week of month in season)

  • November 17, 2023
  • December 15, 2023
  • January 19, 2024
  • February 16, 2024
  • March 15, 2024

Time:  8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Details:  Yard Sales in the Silver Lakes neighborhood

Zentangle --- Thursday 3:00 pm at DCH Conference Room

Co- Chairpersons:  Jeanne McLean and Mary-Jo Kolde

When:  Thursdays during season
Where:  Diamond Clubhouse - Conference Room
Time:  3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Season: 1/9/2024-5/12/2024
Note. This activity will not occur on Thursdays that have a board meeting.

Details:  Art for non-artists

What is Zentangle?
Thie Zentangle Method is a relaxing, easy-to-learn and fun way to create beautiful images by drawing repetitive patterns.  It was developed by Rick Roberts and Maria Thomas.  Check out the official website at to obtain more information about Zentangle.

Do I have to be an artist?
No.  Almost anyone can learn to Tangle.

What are the benefits of learning Zentangle?
Besides the satisfaction of creating beautiful images, Zentangle increases focus, and creativity relieves stress.

Will I need to bring anything to the class?
When supplies outside the norm are needed, you will be informed prior to class.  This may mean you need to bring items or the facilitator will be providing items at cost.
If you are new to the Zentangle group, basic Zentangle supplies will be available to purchase.

Is this class free?
Yes, unless you need to purchase supplies.

How long is a class?
A class at Silver Lakes will run 1 1/2 to 2 hours.

The group is facilitated by members of the Silver Lakes Zentangle group.  The focus of the group is to have fun and share ideas!
Please note that activities are for the exclusive use and enjoyment of renters and owners who are residing at Silver Lakes RV and Golf Resort.