Welcome to Thundercubs!


The home of Boy Scouts of America Cub Scout Pack 228
Serving Families from Upper Saint Clair, Bethel Park, Mount Lebanon, Castle Shannon, Peters Township:

Important Note: Children do not have to attend any particular Cub Scout Pack, parents are encouraged to check each of the great Cub Scout Packs in our area and determine which Pack suits your child and your family's needs best.

  • Upper Saint Clair  USC (All Elementary Schools; Primarily Streams, Eisenhower, Baker and Boyce Schools)
  • St. Thomas More Elementary School
  • St. Valentine's Church
  • Bethel Park (All Elementary Schools; Primarily Abraham Lincoln)


Pack Meetings typically occur on the 4th Monday of each month @ 6:30PM

Pack Meetings take place at the Youth Center at Christ United Methodist Church
44 Highland Road, Bethel Park, PA 15102), located next door to the Giant Eagle Market District  Click here for directions to our pack meeting location.

How much does Cub Scouts Cost? Click here to find out more

Can be purchased through the BSA (Online, or at Flag Plaza's Scout Shop).



 2017-2018 Activity Highlights:

  • Bethel Park Community Day
  • Cub Fun Day at South Park
  • Haunted Trail at Camp Guyasuta
  • Rain Gutter Regatta
  • Fall Camp-Out at Camp Anawana
  • Christmas Party at Bethel Park Community Center
  • Pack Winter Fun Day
  • Scout Sunday 2017
  • Pinewood Derby
  • Blue and Gold
  • Scouting for Food
  • Spring Camp-Out at South Park
  • Cub Scout Day Camp
  • Cub Scout Resident Camp, Heritage Reservation

Pack was started in 1958 and has been sponsored by Christ United Methodist for all of those years with different leaders up until 1987 when Dave Barker became the Cub-master then Committee chair.

For More Information Contact cubmaster228@thundercubs.com or see our Public web content for more comprehensive details about Cub Scout Pack 228  here ==> (http://www.thundercubs.com/node/1436)



Pinewood Derby Impound

Posted on Jan 28 2019 - 2:02pm

Scouts get ready to check in and register your cars for the big race. All cars must be meet all rules, requirements, and be impounded in order to race. Please bring your car to CUMC Feb 8, 2019 between 5-8 pm for the official check and weigh in. We will have on hand some supplies to help out the scouts to fine tune their cars before the race.

Zoo Overnight!

Posted on Jan 28 2019 - 1:58pm
PPG Zoo Overnight Adventure!
Join us on April 6, 2019 as we dive deep into the PPG Aquarium and explore what lurks in the deep, dark waters. Participants will examine how sea creatures thrive in their underwater homes, all from the safety of dry land. Please see the event on the Calendar to sign up. NOTE: This event  is NOT OPEN to the Lion Den due to age restrictions - Children attending must be in 1st to 6th grade. People wanting to attend the Zoo the next day but not attending the overnight will need to play regular zoo admission.

Winter Campout!

Posted on Dec 11 2018 - 8:39pm
Hi folks,

We wanted to get a jump on what to expect at this year’s Winter Campout at Camp Twin Echo (Ligonier, PA), and give a reminder to sign up for camp in the calendar on the Pack’s website.

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