Youth


Youth Programming Categories:

Fitness/Athletics
Art/Education/Nature

Register:

  • 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.
Program Policy:  Program Policy

Program Waiver:  Program Waiver


FITNESS / ATHLETICS 

 

Recreation Basketball League 2019-2020: Boys and Girls Grades 3rd -8th
Congratulations to all players, parents and coaches for another successful and fun season!
Click here for more information about RMU Girls Basketball Camp. 

 



ART/EDUCATION/NATURE
 


***Registration will open for RETURNING campers on February 3 and will open for NEW campers March 2
2020 Summer Camp Program 

Date: Monday-Friday June 8 to Aug 14
Time: Program 8am-5pm. Early drop off at 7:30am, late pick up by 5:30pm (additional fee)
Fee: One child $175 per week, 2nd and 3rd child discounts. At least one half of total summer fees due at the time of registration and balance due by June 1st.  
Location: Saturn Pavilion, Moon Park
Moon Parks and Recreation’s summer program provides recreation to elementary age children ages 5-12. Program will provide arts & crafts, exercise, games, some lunches, field trips, special events and more! Waitlist will be available as program weeks fill.
Children will need to bring two snacks and a bag lunch each day, unless otherwise notified. Visit moonparks.org to print a registration form or stop by the Moon Parks and Recreation office in Moon Park to register. Parent meeting at Moon Township Municipal Building, 6:00pm Wednesday May 27th.

Tentive Summer Field Trip and Program Schedule, subject to change: 
Week 1 (6/8-12) Green Team: Field Trip to Beechwood Farms Nature Reserve
Week 2 (6/15-19) Creative Critters: Field Trip to Pittsburgh Zoo and Aquarium
Week 3 (6/22-26) Olympics Week: Trip to Washington Wildthings Game
Week 4 (6/29-7/3) Party in the USA: Trip to Carnegie Museum of Natural History
Week 5 (7/6-10) Wizarding Week: Visiting Program TBA
Week 6 (7/13-17) Full STEAM ahead!: Trip to Carnegie Science Center
Week 7 (7/20-24) Christmas in July: Visiting Program from National Aviary
Week 8 (7/27-31) Anime-zing Week: Visiting Program from Allegheny County Parks
Week 9 (8/3-7) Halloween in August: Visiting Program TBA
Week 10 (8/10-14) End of Summer Celebration: Visiting Program from Tree Pittsburgh

Safe Sitter Babysitting and Safety Class (Grades 6-8)

Date:  Saturday March 21, 2020
Time: 10:00am-4:30pm
Fee: $45 Moon residents, $55 non-residents
Location: Carriage House at Robin Hill Park

Do you feel ready to stay home alone, watch your brothers and sisters while your parents are gone, or babysit for younger children? Then maybe it’s time for Safe Sitter®. Safe Sitter® is for young teens in grades 6-8 who are ready to learn the skills they need to care for themselves and younger children. 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. Max capacity of 16 students.

Safe@Home by Safe Sitter (Grades 4-6)

Date: Wednesday April 22, 2020
Time: 6:00-7:30pm
Fee: $25 Moon residents, $35 non-residents
Location: Carriage House at Robin Hill Park
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 90min 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. 

Teddy Bear Picnic Tea Party (Ages 5-12, with an adult)
Date: Wednesday May 20, 2019
Time: 5:30-7:00pm
Fee: $10 Moon Residents/$15 non-residents (Everyone attending must be registered, adults and children)
Location: Robin Hill Center
There will be lots of marvelous things to eat and wonderful games to play! Bring your teddy for a terrific time. It is picnic time for Teddy Bears! Light refreshemtns and sweets will be served. All children must be accompanies by an adult. 

Wizarding School- Day One/Day Two (In-Service Days, No School)- Ages 5-12
Date(s): Friday March 13/Monday March 16, 2020
Time: Program 9am-4pm, early drop off at 7:30am, late pick up by 5:30pm (included)
Fee: $35 Moon residents, $45 non-residents -per day ($5 discount for siblings)
Location: Robin Hill Center
Spend a day (or two!) off at Wizarding School! Attend all your favorite classes: Potions, Herbology, Care of Magical Creatures, and more. Crafts to celebrate your house colors and a competition for the house cup. 

Under the Sea Adventures- Act 80 Day, No School- Ages 5-12
Date: Tuesday April 28, 2020
Time: Program 9am-4pm, early drop off at 7:30am, late pick up by 5:30pm (included)
Fee: $35 Moon residents, $45 non-residents ($5 discount for siblings)
Location: Robin Hill Center
Swim on over for some under the sea adventures while off school for the day! Learn about sharks, make crafts out of seashells, play some fishy trivia and lots more.