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After-School

Program Offerings

Membership programs include:

Healthy Choices for Life*

Healthy Choices for LifeHave fun while getting physically fit. Learn about the importance of teamwork, self-esteem and healthy choices. Games, sports, swimming, and a free healthy snack bar. Weekly attendance is mandatory for members.

Life Skills Club*

Life Skills ClubLearn important social skills and how to make positive choices through fun activities, service projects, field trips and guest speakers. Weekly attendance is mandatory for members.

Open Gym & Swim

Life Skills ClubFree time in the Baierl gym and pool to enjoy activities with friends in a supervised but unstructured setting.

Art/Craft Classes

Art/Craft ClassesCreate art projects while having fun with friends. From beginner to intermediate. All skill levels welcome.

Sewing and Cross-Stitch/Embroidery

Sewing and Cross-Stitch/EmbroideryLearn the basics of sewing and cross-stitch to make fun projects.

Design Factory

Design FactoryPlan, design and create building models using CAD-based software. Learn about sustainable design and construction. Developed through Carnegie Mellon University’s Steinbrener Institute and the University of Pittsburgh’s Mascaro Center for Sustainable Design.

Education Nation

Education NationBring your homework or learn something new with desktop computers and room for quiet study. Fun learning activities and Star Wars themes await you!

Fitness Center

Fitness CenterIncrease strength and flexibility and learn how to use gym equipment in our state-of-the art fitness center.

Robotics Drop-In Lab

Robotic Drop-In LabExplore our robotics lab at your own pace during drop-in times. Our instructor and volunteers are available to demonstrate how to build and program robots.

Leadership Development/Keystone Club

Fitness CenterAvailable to high school students. Emphasis on academic success, career preparation and community service. Participate in mentoring younger members and volunteer service. Qualified teens have the opportunity to gain job skills and work as camp counselors and program assistants.

Café

CafeMembers receive free, nutritious dinners each week night and snacks six days per week to ensure healthy eating

* “ Denotes mandatory program

Additional Programs

The specialized classes are available for an additional low fee. See schedule for class times and availability.

Swimming Lessons

Swimming LessonsOrganized classes with individual instruction to build swimming skills and knowledge of water safety. Our goal is for youth to have fun and be fit through time in a pool.

Robotics

RoboticsWhether you’re a beginner or have experience with robots, there is something for you in our Robotics Program. Classes are arranged by age using Lego, VEX and FIRST robotics. Teams have the opportunity to compete in tournaments during the year.

SHARP Robotics Website

FRC Team 3620 on Facebook

Dance

DanceExpress yourself through the beauty of movement and rhythm. Instruction in multiple levels of jazz, ballet, hip hop, lyrical, tap and acro dance in our beautiful studio. Sessions conclude with an annual recital and two performances.

Lifeguard Classes

Lifeguard ClassesLearn water safety and life-saving skills to earn your lifeguard certification.

Cooking

CookingLearn cooking basics, food safety and nutrition and make delicious, healthy mini meals and snacks.

Media Lab

Media LabDo you have a story to tell? Are you interested in film, television, writing, art, photography or storytelling? Join Media Lab and share your voice with us. Learn to create and produce an online magazine, and develop a wide range of creative content to share in video productions and photography.

Sports Leagues

CookingEngage in healthy competition, hone your skills and learn to work as part of a team through our structured basketball, hockey, soccer, and/or preschool sports leagues.

Student Police Academy

LEARN WHAT IT’S LIKE TO BE A PITTSBURGH POLICE OFFICER BY ATTENDING THE STUDENT POLICE ACADEMY! Learn from instructors of Pittsburgh’s Police Academy and find out what it’s like to walk in their shoes!This isn’t some TV show… it’s your chance to be a part of the real side of police work and to learn from Pittsburgh’s law enforcement professionals on what they need to know.

Interested?

Complete both of these forms and send to John Tokarski: Student Information Sheet & SPA Registration Flyer
Registration Ends Saturday October 6, 2017

Classes Start 6 PM, Tuesday, October 10, 2017

For Info Contact John Tokarski, 412-255-2117, john.tokarski@pittsburghpa.gov

 

For a full listing of program offerings and times, please see our (Master Schedule)


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