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.
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FITNESS / ATHLETICS 

 

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ART/EDUCATION/NATURE
 

Summer Camp Registration Form             ALL WEEKS FULL WITH WAITING LISTS

2020 Summer Camp Program 
Date: Monday-Friday June 8 to Aug 14 
UPDATE: ALL WEEKS are full and have a waitinglist

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 (ALL WEEKS FULL WITH WAITING LISTS)
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) Super Sports 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 from Pittsburgh Center for Creative Reuse
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 from Alcosan
Week 10 (8/10-14) End of Summer Celebration: Visiting Program from Tree Pittsburgh

Mad Science: Secret Agent Lab (Ages 6-12)
Date: Mon-Fri August 17-21
Time: 9:00am-12:00pm
Fee: $125 Moon Residents/$130 non-residents
Location: Robin Hill Park
Develop your special agent and detective skills in this super hands-on week of camp! Sharpen your secret agent skills and discover how chemistry and the science of forensics can come to the aid of a secret agent. Identify and collect evidence- from fingerprints to tracks to trash! Secret agents in training will use science and awesome technological tools to connect the dots and help sniff out the suspects in the investigation into the science of sleuthing.

**Lunch Hour Fun Hour is available to kids attending Mad Science and/or Snapology camps for the week of Aug 17-21. Please check our activity list for registration.
Note: These are contracted camps provided by these companies. This is not part of the Moon Parks and Recreation 10 week Summer Program. No early drop off/late pick up is available for these camps.

Lunch Hour Fun Hour (Ages 5-14)
Date: Mon-Fri Aug 17-21
Time: Noon-1:00pm
Fee: $15 residents and non-residents
Location: Robin Hill Park
Moon Parks and Recreation is happy to offer a Lunch Hour Fun Hour for kids attending the Mad Science and/or Snapology summer camps at Robin Hill on Aug 17-21.
Please note, this is only for kids attending these camps!
Kids should bring a bag lunch and Moon Parks staff will provide supervision, a treat, and some fun activities for the hour between camps.

Snapology: Science of Super Powers (Ages 5-14)
Date: Mon-Fri August 17-21
Time: 1:00pm-4:00pm
Fee: $145 Moon Residents/$150 non-residents
Location: Robin Hill Park
In Snapology's Science of Superpowers program, children will learn about the science behind their favorite heroes' powers. Students will learn about gravity, aerodynamics, forces, motion, and much more as they learn about flight, super villain fights and superhero vehicles.
 

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

Date: Wednesday TBA
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.