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

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FITNESS / ATHLETICS 

 

Recreation Basketball League 2019-2020: Boys and Girls Grades 3rd -8th

Clinic: CANCELLED

Draft/Last day of registration: Nov 9

Practice Start: Week of Dec 2

Practice Locations: Moon Elementary Schools

Saturday Games Location: Moon Area Middle School

Cost: $50 Moon residents $60 non-residents *Multi child discount available -$10 late fee after draft.

The recreational basketball league returns for another season. This is a league for girls and boys designed with a focus on skill development, including passing, shooting and dribbling. The league is open to all skill levels.

Draft will be held at:
Moon Middle School Gym – SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 9


Report times for the following age groups:
Grades 3 - 4 – Boys – 8:30am
Grades 3 - 4 – Girls – 9:30am
Grades 5 - 6 – Boys – 10:30am
Grades 5 – 6 - Girls & 7-8 Girls- 11:30 am  
Grades 7 - 8 Boys – 12:30pm

Elementary School Pool Parties
Date: Friday, November 1 (McCormick Elementary)
          Friday, December 6 (Hyde)
Time: 8-9:30pm
Location:  Moon Area High School Natatorium
Fee: $5
Each month we host one pool party that is just for all the kids from one Elementary!  It's a great opportunity to hang out with friends and perhaps meet new ones.  There will be pool toys, music, and fun for all.  Kids under 10 must be supervised by a guardian or adult. Cash only accepted at the door.  


Fall Swim Lessons: Water Babies (Ages 2 & Under)
Dates: Saturday October 12th and 19th, November 9th, 16th and 30th and December 7th
Time: Noon to 12:45
Location: Moon High School Pool
Fee: $30 - Registration is still open - Class fee will be pro-rated for late registrations.
Children ages 2 and under will learn to love the water through games and songs.  One parent or guardian must particpate along each registered child. Swim Diapers must be worn by all children.  Disposable swim diapers are allowed.

Open Swim (All Ages)
Dates & Times: 

November 2019
Friday, November 1 8-9pm
Monday, November 4 8-9pm
Wednesday, November 6 8-9pm
Thursday, November 7 8-9pm
Saturday, November 9 1-4pm
Sunday, November 10 12-2pm
Monday, November 11 8-9pm
Tuesday, November 12 8-9pm
Wednesday, November 13 8-9pm
Thursday, November 14 8-9pm
Friday, November 15 8-9pm
Saturday, November 16 1-4pm
Monday, November 25 8-9pm
Wednesday, November 27 8-9pm
Saturday, November 30 1-4pm

December 2019
Sunday, December 1 12-4pm
Monday, December 2 Noon-2pm
Tuesday, December 3 8-9pm
Wednesday, December 4 8-9pm
Thursday, December 5 8-9pm
Saturday, December 7 1-4pm
Sunday, December 8 Noon-2pm
Tuesday, December 10 8-9pm
Wednesday, December 11 8-9pm
Monday, December 16 8-9pm
Wednesday, December 18 8-9pm
Thursday, December 19 8-9pm
Friday, December 20 8-9pm
Sunday, December 22 12-2pm
Monday, December 23 Noon-2pm
Thursday, December 26 Noon-2pm
Saturday, December 28 Noon-2pm
Sunday, December 29 Noon-2pm
Monday, December 30 Noon-2pm
Tuesday, December 31 Noon-2pm

Location: Moon Area High School Natatorium
Fee: Children 2 and Under FREE, Ages 3-17 $2, Over 18 $3
Enjoy open swim at the Moon High School Pool.  You can swim laps, improve your water skills, or just simply have a great time.  Children under the age of 12 must be acompanied by a guardian or adult. Cash only accepted at the door. 

SKWIM (Ages 12 and Up)
Dates: Sundays: October 20th, November 10th, 17th, and 24th, and December 8th and 22nd
Time: 2-4 PM
Location: Moon High School Pool
Fee: $25 for session or $5 drop in

SKWIM™ is a, fun, fast-paced surface water-disk sport. It is easy to learn and a ton of fun to play. People of all ages and swimming ability can get in the water, grab a disk and have a blast. The game is played with a soft foam disk that skims across the surface of the water. Team members, swimming with special fins, pass the disk to one another and score by skimming the disk into the center trap of their opponent’s floating goal. The goal is circular and allows players to score from 360°.



ART/EDUCATION/NATURE
 

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

Date:   Saturday December 14, 2019
             Sunday January 5, 2020
             Sunday February 2, 2020

Time: 10:00am-4:30pm
Fee: $45 Moon residents, $55 non-residents
Location: Moon Township Municipal Building

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 December 18, 2019
                           February 12, 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 and illnesses. 


Bitty Ballet (Ages 2 ½ -5)

Date: Wednesdays November 6-December 18 (No class Nov 27)
Time: 5:30-6:10 (Level 1, 2.5-3.5 years old)
           
6:15-7:00 (Level 2, 3.5-5 years old)
Location: Robin Hill Center
Fee: $80 Moon residents, $85 non-residents -each session

Bitty Ballet is a program designed for preschool age children as an introduction to dance. Ballet is a wonderful stepping stone to encourage group participation, listening to an instructor and a true love of dance and movement. Simple ballet positions and moves also encourage physical activity and controlled body movements in toddlers.

 


Holiday Tea Party (Ages 5-12, with an adult)

Date: Wednesday December 11, 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

Enjoy holiday cookies, cocoa and crafts at our cozy holiday tea at Robin Hill Park. Carols and candy are just a few of the fun things you can look forward to as we deck the halls with comfort and joy! All children must be accompanied by an adult. Light refreshments and sweets will be served. 

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. 

 


Pirate Party! - Parent Conferences/No School (Ages 5-12)

Date: Tuesday November 5, 2019
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

Arrrrrr you ready to join us for a treasure of a day? Come aboard and set sail for some fun, games!

Rockstar for a Day! -Teacher Clerical Day, No School- Ages 5-12
Date: Monday January 20, 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
Come out for a rockin' good time while we have snacks, games, crafts, and more! Be a rock star for a day with karaoke, glam facepaint and a far-out photo booth. 

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.