Teen Programs



Moon Youth Leadership Program 2021
 

Program Categories:


Athletics/Fitness    Art/Education/Nature   


Register:

  • Programs with a drop-in option do not require pre-registration.
  • Sign up in person at the Parks and Recreation office.
  • Limited online registration is open here
  • Call the Parks and Recreation office at 412-262-1703 to pay with credit card.
  • Send in a check to our mailing address with the participants name, date of birth, address, phone and e-mail. You will not be officially registered in the class until you receive a confirmation e-mail.
  • If interested in teaching a class with Moon Parks and Recreation, please fill out a proposal and submit to info@moonparks.org


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ATHLETICS / FITNESS  

For all classes: 

  • Space is limited, please register online or call the Moon Park office at 412-262-1703 ext 403. 
  • If the class is weather dependent and rain prevents the class from running, an additional class will be added to the session. 
  • The Robin Hill Center is closed to the public. Public bathrooms are available at the entrance of the park. 
  • For classes at Moon Park, multiple public bathrooms are available in the park.


Youth Tennis Lessons
Session 1: June 1st-June 22nd
Session 2: June 29th-July 27th
Cost: $50/Resident, $60/Non-Resident per 4-wk session

Red Ball (Ages 5-7): Saturdays, 9-10am
Orange Ball (Ages 7-10): Saturdays, 10-11am
Green Ball (Ages 11-14): Saturdays, 11am-Noon



**FREE Trial- Kettlebell (Adults & Teens 15+)**
Dates: April 16th-May 14th (join 1 or all sessions, registration required)
Days/Times: Tuesdays, 5:30-6:30PM
Location: Moon Township Schoolhouse Activity Center (120 Mooncrest Dr)
Instructor: Milene Ward

Step up your fitness game with our dynamic Kettlebell Class! This free trial session is a mix of strength training and cardio movements using the kettlebell to challenge your entire body. Get ready for a fast-paced class that will guarantee a good sweat! Unleash your potential, one kettlebell swing at a time. Kettlebell provided!



Barre (Adults & Teens 15+) 
Dates: Wednesdays, April 10th- May 15th
Location: Moon Township Schoolhouse Activity Center (120 Mooncrest Dr.)
Time: 8:30 – 9:30 am
Fee: $45 – Moon Resident $50 Non Moon Resident (Per 6 week session)
Instructor: Judy Elias

This class has a max participation number of 18 people. Please register online. For more information about space availability for drop-ins, please email pilatesbodyj@gmail.com. A total body workout that lifts your seat, tones your thighs, abs, arms, and burns fat. This workout includes elements of ballet, Pilates, and traditional toning exercises. The class starts with standing barre work. The class ends with core work and a series of deep stretches. Bring a mat and a pair of 1-3lb dumbbells. For all fitness levels.


Hip Hop Cardio (Adults & Teens 15+)
Dates: April 4th-May 9th (6-week session)
          May 16th-June 20th (6-week session)
Days/Times: Thursdays, 7:00-8:00pm
Location: Moon Township Schoolhouse Activity Center (120 Mooncrest Dr.)
Fee: $45 Resident/ $50 Non-Resident (per 6 week session)
       $60 Resident/ $67 Non-Resident (per 8 week session)
Instructor: Amy Humberston

Join Amy for some cardio dance exercise! You can take the moves up to make them harder or modify for any fitness level. Amy will help everyone with fun fitness through dance where everyone can leave feeling like they had a great workout and had fun! Class will include warm up and cool down also.


Pilates (Adults and Teens 15+) 
Tuesday Morning Offerings
   Dates: April 9th- May 14th
   Time: 8:30-9:30am
   Location: Moon Township Schoolhouse Activity Center (120 Mooncrest Dr.)
   Fee: $45 (Resident)/$50 (Non-Resident) per 6 week session
   Instructor: Judy Elias

Wednesday Evening Offerings
   Dates: April 10th- May 15th
             May 22nd-June 26th
   Time: 7:00pm-8:00pm
   Location: Moon Township Schoolhouse Activity Center (120 Mooncrest Dr.)
   Fee: $45 (Resident)/ $50 (Non-Resident) per 6 week session
   Instructor: Judy Elias

The Pilates method of body conditioning is a unique system of stretching/strengthening exercises that work the entire body. Expect to flatten your abs, strengthen your core muscles, increase flexibility, firm buttocks/thighs, and improve your posture. For all fitness levels. Bring a mat, light hand weights (3lbs or less) and water.


Totally Toned (Adults & Teens 15+)
Dates:  Mondays, April 15th- May 20th
                         June 3rd-July 15th
           Tuesdays, June 4th-July 16th
Location: Moon Township Schoolhouse Activity Center (120 Mooncrest Dr.)
Time: Mondays- 6:30 – 7:30pm or Tuesdays- 7-8pm
Fee: $45 – Moon Resident $50 Non Moon Resident (Per 6 week session)

This class has a max participation number of 15 people. Please register online. There are no drop-ins for this class. This class is designed to help tone your entire body including abs, thighs, back, arms, and glutes. It is appropriate for all fitness levels. Bring hand weights and a mat.


Yoga Beginners and Beyond (Adults & Teens 15+)
Wednesday Offerings
Dates: May 8th-May 29th
          June 5th-June 26th
          July 3rd-July 31st (No class 7/10)
Location: Moon Township Schoolhouse Activity Center (120 Mooncrest Dr.)
Time: 5:30-6:30pm
Fee: $40(Resident)/$45(Non-Resident)-per 4 week session

Thursday Offerings
Dates: May 2nd- May 23rd
          June 6th-June 27th
          August 1st-August 22nd
Location: Moon Township Schoolhouse Activity Center (120 Mooncrest Dr.)
Time: 5:30-6:30pm
Fee: $30 (Resident)/ $35 (Non-Resident)- per 3 week session
       $40(Resident)/$45(Non-Resident)-per 4 week session

This class has a max participation number of 16 people. Please register online. Drop-ins welcome ($12 cash or check at the door). If dropping in, please arrive 10 minutes before the class start time. 

Yoga-curious or yoga-nervous? Then this is the class for you...No experience required! Instructor Jen Stratakis E-RYT 500, will lead you through an hour-long class, which includes standing and seated poses, breathwork, and guided relaxation. Modifications are given to accommodate everyone. With regular practice, yoga can improve lung capacity, flexibility, cardiovascular endurance, mental calm, and more. Bring a mat, water bottle, and any other yoga props you may have. Blocks are especially helpful.  




ART/EDUCATION/NATURE 

Safe@Home by Safe Sitter (Grades 4-6)
Date options: More coming soon!
Fee: $25 Moon residents, $35 non-residents
Location: Moon Park Office Classroom (downstairs)
Safe@Home by Safe Sitter® is a program designed for students in grades 4-6 to prepare them to be safe when they are home alone. Safe@Home is a 90-minute program that teaches students how to practice safe habits, how to prevent unsafe situations, and what to do when faced with dangers such as power failures or weather emergencies. Students are also introduced to the Safe Sitter® First Aid Chart and learn a system to help them assess and respond to injuries and illnesses.

Safe Sitter Essentials (Grades 6-8)
Date options: More coming soon!
Fee: $45 Moon residents, $50 non-residents
Location: Moon Park Office Classroom (downstairs)
Safe Sitter® Essentials is a 1 day program designed for students in grades 6-8 to prepare them to be safe when they are home alone, watching younger siblings, or babysitting. In addition, Safe Sitter® teaches young teens life and business skills, so that they know how to be prepared, be responsible, and be considerate whether they are babysitting or doing odd jobs for family, friends, or neighbors.  The majority of this instructor led class will be hands free with numerous skill demonstrations and videos to compliment the class curriculum. This class will not include CPR skills.



 



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