SCOUTING AT SHUP
Sunset Hills United Presbyterian Church has a long commitment to the youth of our community. Scouts have been a part of the church for more than 50 years. Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, and Girl Scouts are all represented. Please click on the the Scout pages or contact a Scout leader for more information.
Cub Scouts Pack 65 (Grades1-5)
The goal of the Cub Scout program is to promote citizenship, character development, and physical fitness through an achievement-based program that includes hands-on tasks, physical activity, and educational outings. Cub Scouts learn by doing and exploring. For information please contact:
Boy Scouts - Troop 65 (age 12 - 18)
Established in 1943, Scout Troop 65 of Mt. Lebanon, PA offers opportunities for youth ages 12-18 to experience the outdoors, learn outdoor skills, provide community service and grow in leadership through a structured advancement program. Troop 65 serves scouts from various public and private schools in and around the Mt. Lebanon area.
Some highlights of the scouting program include camping, backpacking, kayaking, Klondike Derby, Adopt-a-Highway, broomball and summer camp. We also take scouts to summer camp as well as regular service and adventure trips. Scout Troop 65 has a proud tradition of success resulting in over one hundred Troop 65 scouts attaining Eagle rank.
Scouting’s Journey to Excellence is the BSA’s planning, performance, and recognition program designed to encourage and reward the success of our units, districts, and councils. It is meant to encourage excellence in providing a quality program at all levels of the BSA. Since the program's inception, we've earned the Journey to Excellence - Gold Level.
Troop meetings are held in Crystal Hall on Thursday from 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm. All new scouts are welcome; no previous scouting experience is required. For information please contact:
For Girl Scouts, Brownies, Daisies and Cadettes, please contact:
Heather Hathy, Troop 52976
Christy Cosentino, Troop 36898
Heather Hathy, Troop 46698
Rebecca Smith, Troop 16247
Contact Troop 16247
Helene Hollingsworth, Troop 52705