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Welcome to the Troop 143 website. The Troop Committee hopes that scouts, parents, and visitors will use the site to stay up-to-date and connected to Troop events and activities. Check the site often for information on the Troop calendar, District events, forms, and other scouting news.

Planning Conference on August 11

Posted on Jul 31 2015 - 6:38pm

The planning conference will be held Aug 11th.  We have a table setup at 7pm at the fire hall. The conference will begin after the setup is complete. All Scouts are encouraged to attend, this is your planning conference for your voice to be heard. Please bring ideas that you want to do, Dream BIG!

Merit Badge Day

Posted on Jul 31 2015 - 6:34pm

Westmoreland-Fayette council is offering Merit badge day, Saturday October 3rd 8am-4pm. It will be held at Level green Presbyterian church, please review the attached link. I will need two volunteers to take the boys. Please let me know if your inteterested by email, or by letting me know on August 11th at the planning confernce


Posted on Jul 29 2015 - 12:14pm

Our next room set up for Gateway Hall is this Sunday, August 2 at 1:00 PM. We also have set ups and resets in August on the 11th, 16th, 25th, and 30th. THERE IS NO MEETING ON AUGUST 4.

Aviation Day August 19

Posted on Jul 29 2015 - 12:13pm

Aviation Day is again offered for scouts interested in learning more about aviation and earning Aviation merit badge. The program is on August 19 at the Allegheny County Airport in West Mifflin from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM. You can meet pilots, tour medical helicopters and private planes as well as a control tower, and complete the merit badge during the day. The cost is $5.00. You should wear your uniform and bring a lunch. You can register here:http://gpc-bsa.doubleknot.com/event/aviation-day/1766914. (This is not a Troop event, you will register individually for the program.)

Service at Monroeville Jazz Festival

Posted on Jul 29 2015 - 12:13pm

The Troop has received a request to assist with the annual Monroeville Jazz Festival on Saturday, August 22. The festival itself runs from 6:00-9:00 PM but help will be needed earlier than 6. Scouts are needed to help park cars and potentially to run a concession booth during the event.

Race in Maryland on August 30

Posted on Jul 29 2015 - 12:13pm

The Potomac District Annual Whitewater High Adventure experience is held in Western MD on Sunday, August 30th.  We only have 120 seats; therefore, this is a first come, first served opportunity.

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