Teen Programs



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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 Basketball (Grades 3-8) returns January 2024.
Registration to open October 26th. League will run from January-March 2024. Dates/Times TBA. Cost: $55 (Resident)/ $65 (Non-Resident). 



Barre (Adults & Teens 15+) 
Dates: Wednesdays, January 17th- February 21st
                               February 28th- April 3rd
                               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: January 4th-February 8th (6-week session)
          February 22nd-March 28th (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.


NEW Kettlebell (Adults & Teens 15+)
Dates: March 14th-April 18th
Days/Times: Thursdays, 8:00-9:00am
Location: Moon Township Schoolhouse Activity Center (120 Mooncrest Dr.)
Fee: $45 Resident/ $50 Non-Resident (per 6 week session)
Instructor: Milene Ward

Step up your fitness journey with our dynamic Kettlebell Class—Participants will be doing a mix of strength training and cardio movements using the kettlebell to challenge the whole body. A fast-paced class that is certain to bring a nice sweat! Unleash your potential, one kettlebell swing at a time.



Pilates (Adults and Teens 15+) 
Tuesday Morning Offerings
   Dates: January 16th-February 20th
             February 27th- April 2nd
             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: January 17th- February 21st
             February 28th- April 3rd
             April 10th- May 15th
   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.



NEW, Strength Fusion (Adults & Teens 15+)
AM Offerings
Dates: January 29th-March 4th (Mondays)
          March 7th- April 11th (Thursdays)
Location: Moon Township Schoolhouse Activity Center (120 Mooncrest Dr.)
Time: 6:30-7:30AM
Fee: $50 (Resident)/ $55 (Non-Resident)

Tuesday PM Offerings
Dates: January 23rd-February 27th
           March 5th- April 9th
Location: Moon Township Schoolhouse Activity Center (120 Mooncrest Dr.)
Time: 6:00-7:00PM
Fee: $50 (Resident)/ $55 (Non-Resident)

A dynamic fitness class that blends strength training, cardio bursts, functional movements, and core work. An ideal and effective way to help you achieve your overall fitness goals. Bring light hand weights and water. 


Totally Toned (Adults & Teens 15+)
Dates:  Mondays, January 8th-February 12th
                          February 26th-April 1st
                          April 15th- May 20th
           Tuesdays, April 16th- May 21st
Location: Starting Nov. 1st, classes moved to 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: January 10th-January 31st 
           February 7th-February 28th 
           March 6th- March 20th (bonus class on Thursday March 28th)

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: February 1st- February 29th 
          March 14th- March 28th
          April 4th- April 25th
          May 2nd- May 23rd
Location: Moon Township Schoolhouse Activity Center (120 Mooncrest Dr.)

Time: 5:30-6:30pm
Fee: $30 (Resident)/ $35- 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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