Seniors


There are four ways to register for most of our classes:

  • You can sign up in person at the Parks and Recreation office.
  • Limited online registration is open here.
  • You can call the Parks and Recreation office at 412-262-1703 to pay with credit card.
  • You may 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.

Program Policy


Program Waiver
 

ATHLETICS/FITNESS


Pound (Adults and Teens 15+)
Date:
Tuesdays   July 11-August 15
Time: 6:30-7:15pm
Location: Moon Township Municipal Building
Fee: $45 Moon residents/$50 non-residents ($10 Drop-Ins)
POUND is a full-body cardio jam session, combining light resistance with simulated drumming. The workout fuses cardio, Pilates, strength movements, plyometric and isometric poses. Through continual upper body motion using our lightly weighed exercise drumsticks, called Ripstix, you’ll turn into a calorie-torching drummer, POUNDing off pounds as each song flies by!

Senior Workout w/Linda Francis
Dates: More sessions coming soon!
Times: 9:30-10:30am
Location: Moon Township Municipal Building Auditorium
Fee: $21 Moon residents/$25 non-residents, per 6 week session (Drop In for $4)
Instructor: Linda Francis
Come out and meet our instructor, Linda Francis! This class will help seniors maintain a fitness level to stay mobile. It is a “LOW” impact aerobics class that will work on balance and strengthening while having fun and meeting new people.

Pilates (Adults and Teens 15+)
Date: Wednesdays    June 28-August 2
Time: 8:45-9:45 am
Location: Robin Hill
Fee: $45 Residents/$50 Non-Residents, per 6 week session ($10 Drop-Ins)
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.

Beginner's Zumba (Ages 13+ and Adults)
Dates:  Additional sessions coming soon...
Time: 6:00-7:00 pm
Location: Moon High School Fitness Room
Fee: $45 Moon residents/$50 Non-residents, per 6 week session
Instructor: Catherine Hollien
This class is designed for you to have fun while you burn calories. It is a great way to begin an exercise regime. Zumba Fitness is a combinati8on of Latin based dance moves; salsa, cumbia, soca, flamenco, samba, hip-hop, and more that will really make you sweat! Dance experience not required.

Totally Toned (Adults & Teens 15+)
Dates: Mondays  Mondays June 26-August 7 (No Class July 3)
Times: 7:15-8:15pm
Location: Moon High School Fitness Room
Fee: $45 Moon residents/$50 non-residents (per 6 week session)
Instructor: Karla Tobias
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, a mat and water.

Yoga: Basics and More (Ages 15+ and Adults)
Dates: Tuesdays   August 8-29
Time: 7:30-8:30pm
Location: Moon Township Municipal Building
Fee: $40 Moon residents/$45 Non-residents -per 4 week session ($12 Drop-Ins)
Instructor: Jen Stratakis
Whether you are yoga-curious or yoga-proficient, this is the class for you. No experience required. Instructor, Jen Stratakis E-RYT, will lead you through an hour-long class, which includes standing and seated poses, breathwork and guided relaxation. Modifications are given to accommodate all levels of yoga experience. With regular practice, yoga can improve lung capacity, flexibility, cardiovascular endurance, mental calm and more. Participants should bring a yoga mat and water. Namaste!

Zumba Fitness (Ages 13+ and Adults)
Dates: Thursdays    June 29-August 3
Time: 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Location: Moon Township Municipal Building -Auditorium
Instructor: Paola Sanchez
Fee: $45 Residents/$50 Non-Residents ($10 Drop-Ins)
Moon Parks and Recreation is sponsoring a Zumba class. They are 6-week sessions that are designed to have fun while you burn calories. Zumba Fitness is a combination of Latin based dance moves; salsa, cumbia, soca, flamenco, samba, hip-hop and more that will really make you sweat! Danced experience is not required

ART/EDUCATION/NATURE


Splash – Water/Mixed Media Art Classes (Adults 18+)
Dates:  Fall dates coming soon!
Times: 10:00am– 3:00pm
Location:  Robin Hill Center – 949 Thorn Run Rd., Moon Twp. PA
Fee: Moon Residents $74 Residents, Non-Residents $79. *Fee does not include supplies.
Instructor: Nancy Bush
This class is designed for new and returning students. This is an eight-week course designed to engage all students in the fun and exciting world of water-based materials. No previous experience is necessary - just a desire to have fun.
 

TOWNSHIP SPONSORED SENIOR ACTIVITIES 

Senior Program Guide - April 2017 thru August 2017

Senior Connection Socials (Adults 55+)
Dates:
Wednesdays
Time: 10:00am-3:00pm
Location: Carriage House at Robin Hill Park
Open to anyone age 55 and older. Join us for coffee, conversation, snacks, and many activities to suite many interests. Drop in or stay all day. You can come and spend the day or drop in at any time.

Senior Connection Social Schedule - July 5 & 12
Senior Connection Social Schedule - July 19 & 26

Senior Connection Weekly Golf Group (Ages 55+)
Date: Mondays, June 5th thru August 28th
Time: 10:00am start
Fee: $22 per person with a cart   $13 per person without a cart
Register:  No Registration Required
Location:  Moon Golf Club
PLEASE tell them you are with the Senior Connection. Drop in any Monday thru August 28th and play. Restaurant onsite for coffee, breakfast and or lunch. Tell your friends!

Medicare Boot Camp (Ages 55+)
Date: Thursday, August 24, 2017
Time: 10am
Fee: Free
Register:  No Registration Required
Location:  Robin Hill Center - Main Room
Come and get your Medicare questions answered by a professional Insurance expert. They can explain the guidelines, rules and general ins and outs of Medicare. Drop In and learn.

Robin Hill Park Concert and Hot Dog Lunch
Date: Wednesday, July 19, 2017
Time: 12pm-1pm
Fee: FREE Concert - Hot Dog Lunch Available for Purchase
Register:  No Registration Required
Location: Robin Hill Gazebo
Join us for an outdoor concert featuring RML Jazz. A grilled hot dog lunch will be available for purchase. Bring your lawn chair and enjoy. Corn Hole throwing games too. This event is weather permitting.

Summer Picnic at The Greater Pittsburgh Aquatic/Boat Club (55+)
Date: Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Time: 12pm-3pm
Fee: $5 per person
Register: Register by July 18th
Location: The Greater Pittsburgh Aquatic/Boat Club on Neville Island
6601 Riverside Place,Neville Island, Pa. 15225
*PIRATE THEMED FUN. Includes- beverages, snacks, lunch & dessert. Pirate fun and swash buckling games with prizes. Don’t miss out Matey! Register by July 18th with Moon Parks and Recreation in-person or by phone.

Grandchildren & Ice Cream Social (55+ and Grandchildren!)
Date: Monday, August 7, 2017
Time: 1pm-3pm
Fee: $3 per person
Register: Register by July 27th
Location: Robin Hill Center - Main Room
Grandchildren and ice cream both make life sweeter. Bring your grandchild and enjoy this ice cream sundae social by Kip’s Ice Cream in Moon Twp. Beverages and entertainment included too. Register by July 27th with Moon Parks and Recreation in-person or by phone.

BUS TRIP- Gateway Clipper Luncheon Cruise (55+)
Date: Friday, August 11, 2017
Time: Depart from the Robin Hill Carriage House -9:45am, Expected arrival back at the Carriage House - 3:30pm
Fee: $55 per person
Register: Register by July 28th
Destination: Gateway Clipper Fleet - Station Square
BUS TRIP- Gateway Clipper Luncheon Cruise will depart the Carriage House and go to the Station Square Dock for boarding of our afternoon luncheon cruise with entertainment by Bo Wagner “Let’s Be Frank” Frank Sinatra tribute. Two hours cruising our beautiful rivers and enjoying a wonderful show.  MUST register by July 28th with Moon Parks and Recreation in-person or by phone.

Robin Hill Park Concert and Hot Dog Lunch
Date: Wednesday, August 16, 2017
Time: 12pm-1pm
Fee: FREE Concert - Hot Dog Lunch Available for Purchase
Register:  No Registration Required
Location: Robin Hill Gazebo
Join us for an outdoor concert featuring Steven Vance Electric Guitar. A grilled hot dog lunch will be available for purchase. Bring your lawn chair and enjoy. Corn Hole throwing games too. This event is weather permitting.

More programming coming soon!