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Greater Norristown Police Athletic League

Education, Health, Recreation, Community

GNPAL Programs

All participants must have a valid Greater Norristown PAL membership except as noted.

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FAME Summer Program
participants saw the Elmwood Park Zoo from above while participating
in the zoo’s new Treetop Adventures  which features ziplines through the trees at the zoo.

The information below does not reflect GNPAL programs that are not currently active.  Please check this page frequently as well as the drop-down menu under “Programs” in the blue navigation bar at the top of the page for updated program information.

Open Gym
Monday through Thursdays from 3 to 6 p.m. and Fridays from 3 to 5 p.m.

Tae Kwon Do
Students will learn self-defense, discipline and a positive mental attitude.  For ages 6 to adults.   Meets Wednesdays and Fridays from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Classes start on Wednesday, May 31.  Sign up at GNPAL.
For a flyer (pdf), click on Tae Kwon Do flyer 2-rev

(Brazilian Dance program)
Thursdays, 6:30 to 8:30 pm.  Open to both youths and adults.  For a flyer (PDF), click on Capoeira flyer 6-29-15.

The Chess Club meets every Wednesday all year long from 6 to 7:30 pm.  All ages (including adults) and all skill levels are welcomed.   For a flyer (PDF), click on GNPAL Chess Club-2014 v2 or .GNPAL Chess Club 2014 -Spanish v2
Fee: GNPAL Membership required.

Monday – Friday from 3:30 to 8 p.m.  Call GNPAL for details and availability.
For information on boxing’s “I Got Hands” Mentoring  Program, click here.

Cuddles and Care
A discussion group for girls age 6 to 12 addressing issues in their lives.
Meets on Thursdays from 5 to 6:00 p.m.

Tell It Like It Is
A discussion group for teenage girls addressing issues in their lives.
Meets on Fridays from 5 to 6:00 p.m.

Family Nights
Four Family Nights are scheduled for the 2017-18 school year and all are open to the public.  Students must be accompanied by their parent or guardian to attend.

Family BINGO Night – Friday, October 6 from 6:30 to 8 p.m.  For elementary school students and their families.  A minimum of 10 games will be played. For a flyer (PDF) in both English and Spanish, click on BINGO flyer 10-6-17.

Holiday Carnival – Friday, December 8 from 6:30 to 8 p.m.  Registration is required.  For students age 5 to 12 and their families.

PACAC Regional College Fair – Thursday, February 15 from 6 to 7:30 p.m.  For students in grades 8 – 12 and nontraditional students.

Family Arts and Crafts Night – Friday, April 13 from 6:30 to 8 p.m.  For elementary school students and their families.

More information to follow.  Please check back in September.

Mexican Folklore Dancing
Monday and Wednesday nights from 6 to 8 pm.  For a flyer (PDF), click on Ballet Folklorico flyer – 2015.

Homework Help
Monday through Thursday from 3 to 5:30 p.m. starting September 18.  For a flyer (PDF), click on HOMEWORK HELPERS-2017 or on Homework Helper-Espanol

Music Lessons at Centre Theater
Contact the GNPAL office for details

A spring program flyer (PDF), in both English and Spanish, can be downloaded by clicking on 2017 Spring pgm flyer.

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