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A Day at the Lake

July 25, 2017

The lake at Southshore is one of the community’s finest assets. When we think of a day at the lake, (and by lake we mean the 880-acres of water in the Aurora Reservoir!) images of sunbathers and swimmers come to mind, soaking up rays, paddling and floating around. But there are lots of other things …

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Water, Water — Everywhere at Southshore!

August 16, 2016

Water is soothing. The look of water appeals to our spirits and the sound of it calms our nerves. Is there any wonder that we love our access to more than 800 acres of cool, blue H20? Neuroscientists offer a variety of explanations about how and why we love being in and around water, and …

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Life at the Lake: Summer Scuba Diving

August 9, 2016

With August water temperatures sitting right around 70 degrees in the wet stuff at the Aurora Reservoir, scuba diving is a popular pastime. Water temperatures will drop in September (to 55 degrees), so if you haven’t yet scoped out the marine life and the plane wreckage, make plans now! The separate scuba beach has covered …

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So Many Things to Do, So Little Time!

July 14, 2016

Things to Do The weekend’s nearly here, so check out the many things to do to keep busy and entertained all the way into next week! In this update, you’ll find everything from music and movies to fun and games, plus lots of summer camps and classes for every age. Start making plans! TONIGHT (July …

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Hiking and Biking at Aurora Reservoir

July 5, 2016

One of Southshore’s most popular neighborhood attractions is the Aurora Reservoir, with more exercise and recreational options than you can shake a walking stick at. It’s close enough to hike and bike to, and far enough away not to be a noise nuisance! The 8.5 miles of multi-use trails around the lake are intended for …

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