About Troop 565
Where We Meet
We meet at Holy Spirit Catholic Church 1800 E Libra Dr, Tempe, AZ 85283, from 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm on Tuesdays during the school year.
We are a Trained Quality Unit
Troop 565 is an annual recipient of the BSA Quality Unit Award. All unit leaders have completed BSA Youth Protection and Scoutmaster training and have earned their Trained patch.
Our troop has been chartered to St. Timothy Catholic Community since 1991. We are in the Mesa District, of the BSA Grand Canyon Council.
What we do
We have outings every month, and each summer attend in-state and out-of state camps, including the BSA High Adventure Camps.
Our monthly outings include a variety of hiking, camping, backpacking, cooking, climbing, boating, swimming, water & snow sports, Our annual calendar is planned in July by our Scouts.
If you want to know more, be sure to read the articles written by our historian. They can be found under the Outings and Events, and News tabs in the navigation menu above.
We have outings every month, and each summer attend in-state
and out-of state camps. Our Patrol Leadership Council annually plans
the monthly outings, which include: hiking, backpacking, camping, cooking, water sports, snow sports, rock climbing, and of course,
service to our communities.
Join our Troop!
We welcome boys from St. Timothy Catholic Community, as well as boys of all faiths and from the neighborhoods around St. Timothy. If your son is in grades 5-12 (ages 10 1/2 - 17) and would like to join Troop 565, Contact us.