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Scout BSA Troop 228

Scout BSA Troop 9228

Venture Crew 228


(Girls and Boys) 

Serving: Bethel Park, Upper Saint Clair,  Mt. Lebanon, Peters Township, SouthPointe, Southhills of Pittsburgh and  anyone(Girls & Boys) who love Outdoor  High Adventure


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2018-2019 Activities


Shooting Sports weekend   March

New Scout weekend    April

Spring Trip   May

Beaver Day Jun

Philmont Scout Ranch   June

Heritage Reservation     July

 Week Long Canoe Trip August

2019-2020 Activities


Webelos/Arrow of Light Weekend     October

LARP Camping      November

Laser Tag     December

Ski Trip (Timberline) and Winter Campout    January

Klondike Derby    February

Shooting Sports weekend   March

Seabase Scuba Trip April  

New Scout Campout April 





https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eXwHwfry1bs Link to video of the 2016 trip to Philmont

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oWeKhCMhqf8   Link to video of the 2014 Pittsburgh to DC Bike trip

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MMIwJUF0Dyc   Link to slideshow of 2015 high adventure trips

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MMIwJUF0Dyc  Link to Video of 2014 trip to Philmont

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=01DPMxU6fWc  Link to video of the start of the Wilderness Survival Campout

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E7SRNTflU1o  Link to Video of Dive at Gilbowa Quarry



B.J. Restaurant Fundraiser Monday, Sept 9

Posted on Aug 24 2019 - 7:56am

Troop 228 - Bring a  Digital or a Printed flyer  (see attachment) on Sept 9th to BJ's restaurant.  20% of the sales will go to the troop.

David Coyle's Eagle Project is on Saturday, August 10, 2019

Posted on Aug 3 2019 - 3:18pm
What: I will be constructing four wooden picnic benches. I will be putting down landscaping mesh and gravel that will go underneath the picnic benches.

When: August 10, 2019, starting at 9:00 A.M. to finish

No Family Life MB Class with Mr. Fleming on Tuesday 7-23-2019

Posted on Jul 21 2019 - 7:55pm

Mr. Fleming is unavailable on Tuesday, 7-23-2019. Therefore, there is no Family Life MB class on that day. To those taking the class, please bring your workbook to the 7-30-2019 meeting for review with Mr. Fleming.

Yearly Planning Meeting for Parents is on Sunday, June 9 (5:30-8:30 PM) at the Neals (2522 Forest Brook Drive, Upper St. Clair)

Posted on Jun 3 2019 - 1:25am

What: Yearly Planning Meetinfg for Parents

When: Sunday, June 9 from 5:30 to 8:30 PM

Where: Neal Residence (2522 Forest Brook Drive, Upper St. Clair)

Spring Court of Honor is on Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at 7:00 pm at the CUMC outdoor chapel

Posted on May 26 2019 - 3:19pm

Hi Everyone,

I just wanted to remind all of the scout families that Tuesday is our court of Honor.  This meeting is for all of our parents to celebrate the achievements that your sons and daughters have accomplished over the last four months.  There will be refreshments after and this is great time to meet the other parents in the program.  The meeting will start at 7:00 pm and be conducted in the outdoor Chapel which is inside next to the churchScouts should be there at 6:30 to help setup.  All scouts should also be dressed in full class A uniform.  I look forward to seeing everyone there.

Pre-Summer Camp Swim Tests At Bethel Park High School Pool

Posted on Apr 8 2019 - 2:44am

2019 Dates

April 14, 2019

April 28, 2019

     May 19, 2019

Scout BSA Troop # 228 & Crew #228

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