Nancy has taught various classes with Moon Parks & Recreation since Mrs. Francis B. Nimick donated the Robin Hill Center to Moon Township in 1971. Some of the classes she has taught have been mixed media, clay, and basic art, but currently she offers watercolor painting with a program called Splash. She obtained her Art Education degree from Penn State University and started instructing in 1952 in schools all over Pennsylvania. Nancy has taught at multiple locations such as Sweetwater in Sewickley, North Hills Art Center, and even her own home! She is also one of the founding members of West Hills Art League who will be celebrating their 50th anniversary in 2016. Some of her past times include skiing and gardening.
Bitty Ballet / Sarah Misko:
Sarah is the lead instructor for the Bitty Ballet Pittsburgh program and began instructing Bitty Ballet with Moon Parks & Recreation in 2017. Sarah has been dancing since the age of three and performing on the musical theatre stage since six. Sarah studied at Shenandoah Conservatory with a focus in musical theatre performance and a minor in dance, specializing in jazz and tap. Upon graduation, Sarah spent two years with the National Tour of Fiddler on the Roof and has performed in nearly all 50 states with this and several other regional theatre and dance companies.
Always having a strong connection with little ones, Sarah has served as a trusted nanny to the elite of NYC and the Greater Pittsburgh area. A self-proclaimed “yogi,” Sarah hopes to bring light and joy to your children through the power of active movement, and plans to use her theatrical experience to enhance the overall journey of your precious ones as they learn to grow, interact and express themselves through dance.