Is your troop looking for program opportunities to help empower your girls to explore their interests and acquire new knowledge and skills? Girl Scouts of Maine is honored to work with businesses and community organizations to offer opportunities to girls to enhance their Girl Scout Leadership Experience. Program Providers provide quality programs that align with the Girl Scout mission and values. Many of our providers offer badge/Journey related workshops, community service projects, and fun opportunities to help girls become future leaders.
Program Providers are organized by region based on the Treasure ME! Patch Program. Travel throughout our great state and see if you can experience what all four regions have to offer!
For more information about Girl Scouts of Maine’s Program Providers or if you represent a business or organization interested in providing program opportunities to local Girl Scouts, please reach out to Customer Care at email@example.com or by phone at 888-922-4763. By working together, we help young girls discover new things about themselves and their communities, take action to make the world a better place, and believe in the power of every girl.
In this therapeutic, non-riding setting, learn to appreciate a horse's calm energy as you learn to care for these animals.
Centerpoint Martial Arts
Grow mentally and physically through the martial arts and delf-defense workshops offered at Centerpoint Martial Arts.
Diversions Puzzles and Games
South Portland, ME
Flex your creativity, teamwork, and analysis skills as you work with staff from Diversions on game design.
Maine Audubon Society
Investigate Maine's wildlife and wildlife habitat with a lense of conservation and STEM. Sample topics include: water study, pollinators, trees, and animal habitats.
207-781-2330 x211 firstname.lastname@example.org
Portland Museum of Art
Work on your artist badge as you enjoy the array of ever-changing art at the Portland Museum of Art.
207-775-6148 x3226 email@example.com
Portland stage offers educational programs that encourage young people to be creative thinkers, playful individuals, brave risk-takers, dynamic storytellers, and confident learners. Programs focus on literacy, cultural awareness, imaginative problem-solving, collaborative play, and creative thinking through the lens of theatre.
207-774-1043 x104 firstname.lastname@example.org
Unicorn Cove Hula Hui
Explore Hawaiian culture as you learn traditional and modern styles of Hawaiian dances.
L.C. Bates Museum
Hands-on explorations include: animal habitats, bugs, ecosystems, Maine Native Americans, and more.
Washburn-Norlands Living History Center
Step back in time and experience life on a 19th century farm. Try different roles vital to farm life as you gain an understanding about what life was like. Juniors can work towards earning their Playing the Past Badge.
Challenger Learning Center
Blast off on your own space mission or get your creative juices flowing in the Makerspace lab.
207-990-2900 x1 email@example.com
Cole Land Transportation Museum
Explore artifacts from the past and learn about Maine’s land transportation through scavenger hunts or guided tours. All group programs are free.
207-990-3600 x13 firstname.lastname@example.org
Orrington and Holden, ME
Experience 19th century rural New England life that connects with STEAM. Juniors can work towards earning their Playing the Past badge.
Maine Discovery Museum
Collaboration, cooperation, hands-on and innovative all describe the programs at the museum. There is a strong focus on STEAM and inquiry-based programs.
Versant Power Astronomy Center & Jordan Planetarium
Provides educational planetarium programs with a variety of hands-on activities. The programs feature a wide variety of astronomy and science themes. The facility also has an observatory and telescopes.
Wintergreen Arts Center
Provides creative experiences that empower the young and the young-at-heart to imagine, invent, and innovate through art.
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens
Connect with life sciences in the garden through hands-on field study explorations and activities that highlight living organisms and their life cycles.
Diver Ed's Dive In Theatre
Bar Harbor, ME
Explore life under the sea through live video aboard the Starfish Enterprise. The 2-hour boat trip features a fun-filled look at ocean life.
Maine Sport Outfitters
From guided trips to rentals, Maine Sport Outfitters has you covered for all things outdoors: kayak, canoe, SUP, on foot, skis, or snowshoes.
Maine State Aquarium
From lobsters to sea anemones, the Maine State Aquarium gives an indepth and hands-on look at Maine marine life. Earn your Lobster Lore patch as you explore the aquarium.
Monkey C Monkey Do
Hit the high ropes as you challenge yourself and others through team building and personal challenges. The zip lines and giant swing are always a hit.
Acadia Mountain Guides
Acadia National Park, ME | Camden Hills, ME | Clifton, ME | North Conway, NH
Can offer programs for rock climbing, guided hikes, wilderness first aid, and avalanche awareness.
Auburn, ME | Augusta, ME | Bangor, ME | Topsham, ME | South Portland, ME | Waterville, ME
Learn all about the tools used to create beautiful jewelry in hands-on workshops. Juniors can earn part of their Jewelry Badge.
Stops in: Brunswick | Freeport | Portland | Saco | Wells | Towns in NH and MA
Offers discounted tickets for Girl Scout functions in addition to the ability to provide information on Boston travel.
207-780-1000 x109 Brian@nnepra.com
At Ethan Allen's full-service design center, create your dream bedroom using the 3-D floor planner. You'll work with a Design Consultant to see what it takes to design a room floorplan, explore color theory, balance, mood and harmony. At the end of the 90 minute workshop you will have designed your own room complete with fabric and paint samples in addition to the Ethan Allen patch specifically designed for Girl Scouts.
Seacoast Science Center
Experience nature and the power of the sea as you become stewards of the ocean. Topics include: marine biology and marine science, ecology, geology, animal adaptations, and more.
603-436-8043 x20 email@example.com
Strawbery Banke Museum
History comes to life at Strawbery Banke. Customize your program based on your needs and interests. Topics include: Welcome to the Daisy Flower Garden, Making Games, Playing the Past, Amuse, and more.
The Children's Museum of NH
Through hands-on and interactive programs, girls become inspired to be the next generation of innovators and creative thinkers. STEM is a strong focus of many of the exhibits, including the Build It. Fly It exhibit and the STEAM Innovation Lab.
Fun Chefs is an exciting interactive culinary arts program that encompasses lessons in culinary arts, nutrition, sanitation, culinary math, culinary geography, and etiquette. Girls will become more confident in their kitchen skills while working on their cooking badges.
Twists N Turns-Immersive Escape Room & Mystery Experiences
Twists N Turns presents an interactive detective game experience in which Girl Scouts become active participants in our immersive stories, and must work together as a team to unravel the plot before time runs out! Girls will feel like they've entered into a movie or video game, as they will be looking for clues, solving puzzles and riddles and trying to catch a culprit alongside our live Detective facilitator! Through the use of animations and special effects girls will experience an exciting, realistic mystery solving experience that will put their detective skills to the test!
Vine Images, INC
Through self-paced, online classes and challenges, you'll learn digital photography skills to take your photos to the next level. The program is designed to be completed at your own pace within the 30 days you have access to the materials. Each lesson gives you a photo challenge to try so you can get out form behind the computer and try some new photography skills.