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 to 9 students for classes, please register online or call the Moon Park office at 412-262-1703 ext 403. 
  • This class is weather dependent rain prevents the class from running, an additional class will be added to the session. 
  • The Robin Hill Center is closed to the public, for classes on the Robin Hill Patio, please walk around the main building to the back patio where the class will be held. Public bathrooms are available at the entrance of the park. 
  • For classes at Moon Park, multiple public bathrooms are available in the park.

Youth Flag Football (Co-Ed, Ages 4-14)
Dates: September 11th-October 23rd
Day/Time: Sundays, 9:30am-11am
Ages: 4-14
Location: Moon Park- Discovery Field
Fee: $35 (Resident)/ $40 (Non-Resident)

Our Youth Flag Football program is a Co-Ed program that teaches your child the fundamentals of the sport. The program will consist of 4 weeks of skills and drills clinics, followed by 3 weeks of scrimmages. The program will be led by volunteer coaches.

Volunteers Needed! If interested, contact Tre Fowler at 412-262-1703 x406 or tfowler@moontwp.us. All volunteers must provide state clearances prior to the start of the program.


Yoga: Beginners and Beyond (Adults and Teens 15+) 
Dates: Thursdays,   September 8th-29th (No class 9/15)- 3 week session
                             October 6th-27th (No class 10/20 )-3 week session
Day/Time: Thursdays, 5:30-6:30pm
Location: Robin Hill Center
Cost: $30 (Resident)/ $35 (Non-Resident)-3 week session
         $40 (Resident)/ $45 (Non-Resident)-4 week session

This class has a max participation number of 16 people. Please register online.
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. 


  
Totally Toned (Adults & Teens 15+) 
Dates:  September 12th- October 17th (6 weeks)
           November 7th- December 12th (6 weeks)
Day/Time: Mondays, 6:30-7:30pm
Location: Robin Hill Center
Fee: $45 (Resident)/ $50 (Non-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.


 
Barre (Adults & Teens 15+) 
Dates: August 3rd-September 7th
          September 14th-October 19th
          October 26th-November 30th
Day/Time: Wednesdays, 8:30-9:30am
Location: Robin Hill Center
Fee: $45 (Resident)/ $50 (Non-Resident)

This class has a max participation number of 18 people. 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 dumb bells. For all fitness levels.



Pilates (Adults and Teens 15+) 
Tuesday Morning Offerings
   Dates:
September 13th-October 18th
             October 25th-November 29th
   Time: 8:30-9:30am
   Location: Robin Hill Center
   Fee: $45 (Resident)/ $50 (Non-Resident) per 6 week session



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, hand weights and water. 



ART/EDUCATION/NATURE 

Safe@Home by Safe Sitter (Grades 4-6)
Date options: Friday March 18 10:30am-12:00pm
                     Monday April 11 3:00-4:30pm
                     Tuesday May 17 3:00-4:30pm
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: Monday March 25 12:00-4:30 pm
                     Wednesday April 13 2:00-6:30 pm
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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