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

Beginner's Zumba (Ages 13+ and Adults)
Dates: 
Mondays, October 30 - December 11 (No Class on Monday, November 27)
                              January 8 - March 5 (No Class on 1/15, 1/22, and 2/19)
                              March 19 - April 30 (No Class on 4/2)
Time: 6:00p.m.-7:00p.m.
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.

Ice Skating at the Outdoor Rink at Moon Park (All Ages)
Date: Coming this Winter!
Times:  Coming Soon
Location: Basketball Courts in Moon Park
Fee: FREE
Moon Parks and Recreation will set up an
outdoor ice skating rink on the basketball
courts at Moon Park. Ice skating is dependent on weather
conditions. Waivers must be signed and on
file in the Parks and Recreation office prior to
skating. Only ice skating is permitted.

Pilates (Adults and Teens 15+)
Date: Wednesdays    November 22 - December 27
                                   January 10 - February 14
                                   February 21 - March 28
Time: 8:30a.m.-9:30a.m.
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.

Pound (Adults and Teens 15+)
Dates: 
Tuesdays, October 24 - December 5 (No class October 31, November 7, and November 21)
                               January 9 - February 13
                               February 20 - March 27
Time: 6:30p.m.-7:15p.m.
Location: Moon Township Municipal Building
Fee: $45 Moon residents/$50 non-residents ($10 Drop-Ins)
Instructor:  Karla Tobias
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: Wednesdays  November 8, 2017 to December 20, 2017
                                   February 21 - March 28
Times: 9:30a.m.-10:30a.m.
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.

Totally Toned (Adults & Teens 15+)
Dates: Mondays  October 30 - December 11 (No Class on Monday, November 27)
                             January 8 - March 5 (No Class on 1/15, 1/22, and 2/19)
                             March 19 - April 30 (No Class on 4/2)
Times: 7:15p.m.-8:15p.m.
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   November 7 - November 28 (November 7 class held at Robin Hill Center)
                               January 9 - January 30
                               February 6 - February 27
                               March 6 - March 27
Time: 7:30p.m.-8:30p.m.
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   October 26 - December 7 (No Class on Thursday, November 23)
                                 January 11 - February 15
                                 February 22 - March 29
Time: 6:30p.m. - 7:30p.m.
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


Create A Canvas (Adults 18+)
Dates:  Monday December 11
Times: 6:00p.m.-8:00p.m.
Location:  Robin Hill Center – 949 Thorn Run Rd., Moon Twp. PA
Fee: $45 Residents, $50 Non-Residents per class night
Instructor: Kristin Teeple
Need a creative outlet to spend a night out? Want to get your friends together? Looking for a fresh new way to bring everyone together? It's time to add fun to your party with Create A Canvas!

Splash – Water/Mixed Media Art Classes (Adults 18+)
Dates:   Thursdays, January 18 - March 8
Times: 10:00a.m.– 3:00p.m.
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 Connection Programs - The Moon Township Parks and Recreation Senior Connection is available to anyone 55+ in Moon Township as well as all surrounding communities.  Join the Senior Connection at no charge to you.  Stop at the Moon Parks office in Moon Park or at the Carriage House in Robin Hill Park during a Senior Connection Social to receive your membership card.  Also, on the first Wednesday of each month at the Carriage House from 11am-Noon, we will be available on-site for registrations.  Other registration options are listed at the top of this page.  Please call the park office at 412-262-1703 with any questions.  

Senior Connection Program Guide - September 2017 thru December 2017

Senior Connection Socials (Adults 55+)
Dates:
Wednesdays
Time: 10:00a.m.-3:00p.m.
Register:  No Registration Required
Location: Carriage House at Robin Hill Park, Moon Township
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. Come enjoy fun and friendships. Monthly schedules available at the socials.

Senior Connection Coffee Stop (Adults 55+)
Dates: Mondays (Coffee Stop will not be held on November 6, November 13, December 25, and January 1)
Time: 10:00a.m.-12:00p.m.
Register:  No Registration Required
Location: Carriage House at Robin Hill Park, Moon Township
Start your day with us an enjoy coffee and tea at no charge.  Donuts will also be available for 50 cents. 

November

Luncheon at Robin Hill Center (Ages 55+)
Date: Tuesday, November 28, 2017
Time: 11:30a.m.-1:30p.m.
Fee:  $5 per person
Register:  Register by Tuesday, November 21
Location: Robin Hill Center at Robin Hill Park, Moon Township
In celebration of good nutrition month, join us for a delicious healthy lunch followed by a presentation and demonstration on stretching and massage by Massage Works. 

December

Hard Rock Casino in Northfield Ohio Bus Trip (Ages 55+)
Date: Monday, December 4, 2017
Time: Depart the Carriage House at Robin Hill Park at 9:30am and return approximately 6:00pm
Fee:  $30 per person
Register:  Register by Monday, November 27
Includes $25.00 slot bonus (must show valid photo ID to receive) and a discount coupon worth $9.99 for their buffet.

Highmark Holiday Pops (Ages 55+)
Date: Sunday, December 10, 2017
Time: Depart from the Carriage House at 1:00pm.
Fee:  $55 per person
Register:  Register by Friday, December 1
It's the most wonderful time of the year - a spectacular concert of holiday music for the whole family. Take a "Sleigh Ride" with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, The Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh, Broadway sensation Ryan Silverman, and Santa Claus, too! It's Pittsburgh's favorite holiday tradition. 

Tree Trimming Pot Luck Luncheon (Ages 55+)
Date:
 Wednesday, December 13, 2017
Time: 11:00a.m.
Fee:  FREE
Register:  No registration required
Location: Carriage House, Robin Hill Park, Moon Township
Come and enjoy some holiday fun during the weekly social.

Christmas Gala Luncheon (Ages 55+)
Date:
 Monday, December 18, 2017
Time: Noon - 2:00p.m.
Fee:  $5 per person ($1 Discount if already a member of Senior Connection)
Register:  Register by Monday, December 11
Location:  Sheraton Pittsburgh Airport Hotel at 1160 Thorn Run Rd, Coraopolis, PA 15108.
Join us for a holiday party that will spark your Christmas spirit.  Please bring 1 dozen cookies per person (preferably on a disposable tray or plate) for the cookie table.  Great food, entertainment, prizes/gifts, and holiday cheer. 

January

Music Bingo (Ages 55+)
Date: Tuesday, January 9, 2018
Time: 1:00p.m. - 3:00p.m.
Fee:  $4 per person ($1 discount for members who are already members of the Senior Connection)
Register:  Register by Tuesday, January 2 by calling 412/262-1703 ext. 404 Tuesday through Thursday
Location:  Robin Hill Center
Enjoy an afternoon of fun, music and bingo with great prizes. Beverages & Snacks provided.

Cowboy Brunch & Sing-A-Long (Ages 55+)
Date: Thursday, January 18, 2018
Time: 10:00 a.m. - Noon
Fee:  $5 per person
Register:  Register by Thursday, January 11 by calling 412/262-1703 ext. 404 Tuesday through Thursday
Location:  Carriage House
A western themed brunch & beverages. Dust off your cowboy hat and join us for a sing-a-long. If you play an instrument, please bring it along and play us a song cowboy!

Snowball Mixer for 55+ (Ages 55+)
Date: Tuesday, January 30, 2018
Time: 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Fee:  $3 per person
Register:  Register by Thursday, January 23 by calling 412/262-1703 ext. 404 Tuesday through Thursday
Location:  Robin Hill
Mix & mingle while enjoying soup & sandwiches, punch and coffee. Make some new friends while enjoying soft background music of a professional pianist. Feel free to BYOB.

February

Pasta Dinner & Italian Music (Ages 55+)
Date: Tuesday, February 6, 2018
Time: 4:00p.m. - 6:00p.m.
Fee:  $7 per person ($1 Discount with a Senior Connection Card)
Register:  Register by Tuesday, January 30 by calling 412/262-1703 ext. 404 Tuesday through Thursday
Location:  Robin Hill Center
Wear your red to celebrate National Heart Month. A delicious pasta dinner with beverages and a sweet dessert. Entertainment by the Clem Rollins Band.

Music Bingo (Ages 55+)
Date: Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Time: 1:00p.m. - 3:00p.m.
Fee:  $4 per person ($1 discount for members who are already members of the Senior Connection)
Register:  Register by Tuesday, February 13, 2018 by calling 412/262-1703 ext. 404 Tuesday through Thursday
Location:  Robin Hill Center
Enjoy an afternoon of fun, music and bingo with great prizes. Beverages & Snacks provided.

Bus Trip - Lincoln Park School for the Arts performance of “The Great Gatsby” and a buffet dinner at Bert’s Wooden Indian Restaurant (55+)
Date: Sunday, February 25, 2018
Time: 12:30p.m. - 6:30p.m. (approximate arrival time back to Carriage House)
Fee:  $53 per person
Register:  Register by Monday, February 12, 2018 by calling 412/262-1703 ext. 404 Tuesday through Thursday
Departure:  Pick up and drop off at Carriage House @ Robin Hill
A lovely winter Sunday afternoon spent enjoying a talent flled production of "The Great Gatsby" at Lincoln Park Performing Arts Center in Midland PA.  Followed by a dinner buffet at Bert's Wooden Indian Restaurant in Beaver, PA.


More programming coming soon!