Activities & Events

Many types of activities and events are planned throughout the year in Hidden Valley Lake. There is something for everyone! See the HVL Events Calendar and Community News for details when available.

Hidden Valley Lake Children's Activities Club

Hidden Valley Lake Civic Club

Hidden Valley Lake Garden Club

Hidden Valley Riders

Family Events

Fireworks over Hidden Valley Lake 2017
Fireworks Over Hidden Valley Lake

4th of July Fireworks – sponsored by Civista Bank

4th of July Boat Parade
Card Nights
Community Garage Sales
Meet Your Neighbors
Haunted Hayride
Memorial Day Parade & Ceremony
New Year’s Day Polar Plunge


Kids' Fishing Derby 2017
Kids’ Fishing Derby

Back-to-School Beach Bash
Bike Parades
Easter Egg Hunt
Halloween Walk
Junior Golf Clinic
Kids’ Fishing Derby
Outdoor Movie Nights
Santa’s Workshop
Teen Pool Parties

Adult Events

2017 Luau at the Beach
Luau at the Beach

Bunco Parties
Card Nights
Fishing Tournaments
Golf Outings
Luau on the Beach
Rolling PAWS Benefit Motorcycle Ride

Adult Activities

Adult Group Golf Lessons 

New players welcome. Some experience preferred.

• Couples Bridge – 2nd Friday | 6:30 – 10:30 p.m. | Community Center.
• Men’s Bridge – 1st, 3rd & 5th Tuesdays | 1 p.m. | Community Center.
Don Panoushek812-537-5541
• Ladies Duplicate Bridge – 2nd Tuesday | 11 a.m. (except Jan., Feb. and March)
Mary Anna Taylor, 812-537-3299
• Ladies Bridge – 1st Wednesday, 11 a.m. | 2nd Wednesday, 7 p.m. | 1st Friday, 11 a.m.
Bonnie Starks, 812-637-6506

Civic Club – Last Tuesday | 6:30 p.m. | Willie’s Sports Cafe. 

Garden Club – 2nd Thursday | 6 p.m. | HVL Community Room

Hidden Valley Riders – 2nd Thursday | 7 p.m. | Willie’s Sports Café.

HVL Neighbors Homemakers – 1st Thursday | 1 p.m. | Community Center. It is the mission of the Indiana Extension Homemakers Association to strengthen families through continuing education, leadership development and volunteer community support. The group meets the. Contact: president Jeanne Anderson at 812-539-4017. View recent minutes…

Knitting GroupLast Monday | 6 – 8 p.m. | Community Center Conference Room. Love to knit, crochet or do other handwork? Join this informal group. Contact: Luann Roberts, 513-608-1602

Pickleball Club – Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 9am to 11pm at the Pickleball court next to HVL Swimming Pool.  Pickleball is a fun sport that combines many elements of tennis, badminton and ping-pong. It is played either indoors or outdoors on a badminton-sized court with a slightly modified tennis net. Using a paddle and a plastic ball with holes, the game can be played as doubles or singles. Contact: chairperson Renita Heideman at

Valley Farmers  – The Hidden Valley Community Garden is located near the front entrance by the maintenance buildings. To have a plot, you must be a POA member in good standing. Plots are: full size – 15’ x 25’ – $30/year; half size – 15’ x 12’ – $15/year. Contact: David Buschmiller

Now is the best time to sign up for Automatic Monthly Dues Payments

  • Pay your January 2024 dues in full by 1/31/2024.
  • Fill out the form to begin monthly payments toward your July 2024 dues on the 15th of each month beginning February 15th.

Sign up forms need to be received by February 7th, 2024.

Email to, send by mail, place in the secure drop box, or bring into the POA office.

Example of a monthly payment:  If your semi-annual dues are $563.50 your monthly automatic payments will be $ 93.92 each month.