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Program Partners

At Girl Scouts, we're the expert in girls. We proudly partner with local businesses and organizations who are experts at delivering quality badge- and patch-earning programming for your Girl Scout or troop in a wide range of interest areas.

Questions? Email programs@gsnetx.org.

Art & Drama

Abrakadoodle North Texas
Allen

972.455.8180
sreed@abrakadoodle.com
abrakadoodle.com/tx-north-texas
Abrakadoodle brings art onsite through our mobile art program.
Awards Earned: Daisy: Tula, Rosie; Brownie: Painting, Potter; Junior: Drawing


Acro Duo Courtney & Scott
Dallas
Will Travel: 120 miles
214.729.8774
AcroDuoCourtneyandScott@gmail.com
facebook.com/AcroDuoCourtneyandScott/
Love the circus? Interactive circus performances and circus workshops are available. Workshops are $30 for 2 hours and include a fun patch. Call for performance quote. Workshops are offered in partnership with Soar Creative Studios.
Awards Earned: Fun patch


Avant Chamber Ballet
Dallas
214.871.5000
info@avantchamberballet.org
avantchamberballet.org
Join us for kid-friendly performances! See website for show details.


Bombshell Dance Project
Dallas
Will Travel: 30 miles
214.683.5385
bombshelldanceproject@gmail.com
bombshelldanceproject.com
Dance and creative movement classes for all ages - no previous dance experience required!
Awards Earned: Brownie: Dancer; Junior: Staying Fit, Junior Practice with a Purpose
 

Chamberlain Ballet
Plano

214.412.8589
Karen.davis@chamberlainperformingarts.org
Chamberlainperformingarts.org
Don’t miss Chamberlains annual production of The Nutcracker. Girl Scouts will receive a fun patch!
Awards Earned: Fun Patch

Dallas Children’s Theater
Dallas
214.7400.0051
Trish.long@dct.org
DCT.org
Discount tickets and workshops available for Girl Scouts and their families:
Beauty and the Beast, September 29, 1:30 p.m.
Little Women the Musical, December 8, 1:30 p.m.
Schoolhouse Rock Live!,  February 23, 1:30 p.m.
Last Stop on Market Street, March 22,  1:30 p.m.
The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe, May 17, 1:30 p.m.


Miss Nelson has a Field Day- June 28th @1:30 Dallas Museum of Art
Dallas
214.922.1312
familyprograms@DMA.org
dma.org
Explore the galleries with a family gallery guide, enjoy free art making in the Art Studio on the first and third weekends of the month, engage with local artists and the community in the interactive Center for Creative Connections gallery space, and much more!


Dallas Symphony Orchestra
Dallas
Will Travel: 40 miles
214.871.4025
j.tunnell@dalsym.com
mydso.com
All Girl Scout troops, groups, families and friends will receive discount tickets to any concert in the 19-20 season.
Awards Earned: Music Fun Patch


Dynasty Dance Academy
Dallas
Will Travel: 25 miles
214.643.6468
ddatexas.com@gmail.com
ddatexas.com
Building leadership, teamwork, and expression through dance training and performances.


Eisenhower Birthplace State Historic Site
Denison

Will Travel: 50 miles
903.468.8908
robin.cole-jett@thc.texas.gov
visiteisenhowerbirthplace.com
This program uses presidential and patrotic history to build leadership skills.
Awards Earned: Brownie: Celebrating Community


Holman Pottery
Plano

972.424.9982
info@holmanpottery.com
holmanpottery.com
Brownies make a hand-built pot and glaze a tile that they have created. Juniors through Ambassadors make a pot on the potter’s wheel along with making one by hand.
Awards Earned: Brownie: Potter


Make it & Take It Jewelry
Dallas
214.361.7019
joevrose@hotmail.com
Make different kinds of jewelry! Learn the basic uses of different kinds of beads, the tools, the findings, and the materials for stringing. Also, see how one designs a necklace, bracelet, or earrings. Classes consist of making two pieces of jewelry with all the supplies and design assistance provided.
Awards Earned: Junior: Jeweler


North Texas Performing Arts
Plano, Frisco, Fairview
Will Travel: 15 miles
972.571.7626
hmakepeace@ntpa.org
ntpa.org
Our Girl Scout Workshops are designed to develop communication, creative, and performing arts skills. Workshops are 90 minutes and cost $10 per Girl Scout (minimum seven girls.) Add a live theatrical performance for an additional $10.
Awards Earned: Performance, Storytelling, and Manners Badges


Plano Metropolitan Ballet
Plano
972.769.0017
cindi@planometballet.org
planometballet.org
Special Girl Scout performances with a cast Q&A.


Plano Symphony Orchestra
Plano
972.473.7262
jwheeler@planosymphony.org
planosymphony.org
Join the Plano Symphony Orchestra for a Family Series Concert and fun patch! Girls can earn a patch one hour prior to the concert by completing activities to learn about the orchestra. Then enjoy a 45 minute movie music concert!
Awards Earned: Fun Patch


Robert Garden Adventures in Art
Irving
Will Travel: 80 miles
214.755.2681
susan@robertgardenart.com
robertgardenart.com
Master Artist and Certified Instructor, Susan Garden, inspires Brownies and Juniors to create detailed paintings on canvas with award-winning art curriculum. Art supplies and detailed instruction are provided to inspire frame-worthy masterpieces!
Awards Earned: Brownie Painting


SCRAP Denton
Denton
Will Travel: 20 miles
940.808.1611
education@scrapdenton.org
scrapdenton.org
SCRAP’s mission is to inspire creative reuse and environmentally sustainable behavior by providing educational programs and affordable materials to the community.
Awards Earned: Ecology Badges, Art Badges


SPARK!
Dallas
214.421.7727
cpotter@sparkdallas.org
sparkdallas.org
SPARK! provides children from second grade to high school with a fully immersive creative environment and hands-on learning that develops their self-definition as creative individuals. Through an endless roster of workshops and pop-up activities, students exercise their creativity and learn from creative experts, innovators, and artists.


The Art & Drama Centre Theatre
Plano
Will Travel: 100 miles
214.810.3228
capys@aol.com
artcentretheatre.com
ACT can help with earning your Badges for the arts! We offer workshops in a variety of artistic areas for scouts of all ages. Contact the theatre for complete information and to schedule your workshop!
Awards Earned: Performance and Storytelling Badges


Tuzer Ballet: The Nutcracker
Richardson
972.783.1735
marketing@tuzerballet.com
tuzerballet.com
Discover the enchanted world of The Nutcracker Ballet and participate in a special activity to earn the Brownie Dancer Badge. Meet the dancers to complete this magical day. December 20 performance at 1pm. Ticket sales begin in October.
Awards Earned: Brownie: Dancer


Tyler Museum of Art
Tyler
903.595.1001
info@tylermuseum.org
tylermuseum.org
The TMA offers free tours and family days. Can provide Girl Scout programming with advance notice.

 

Engaging & Fun Excursions

1 Hour to Escape
Lewisville

Will Travel: 50 miles
972.798.4688
charlotte@1hour2escape.com
1hour2escape.com
Race against the clock and test your puzzlesolving skills in an interactive, adventurous environment. Become immersed into an exciting challenge that naturally encourages cooperation packed with fun!
 

Allen Civic Ballet
Allen

Will Travel: 30 miles
allencivicballetevents@gmail.com
allencivicballet.org
Non-profit 501-C3 Ballet Company serving the community of Allen, TX and surrounding areas.
Awards Earned: Fun patch, Manners Badges


AT&T Stadium Sleepover
Arlington

817.892.4660
ehollowell-c@DallasCowboys.net
stadium.dallascowboys.com
Come to AT&T Stadium for one-of-a-kind memories! Enjoy fun activities, drop off your blanket for Share the Warmth, sleep in the stadium, and so much more!
Awards Earned: Fun Patch


Crayola Experience
Plano

469.642.2922
groupsPlano@crayolaexperience.com
CrayolaExperience.com/Plano
Discover the magic of color at Crayola Experience with 22 hands-on attractions. Schedule a field trip for a day of colorful memories when you participate in a Girl Scout Sleepover with exclusive access to our facility.
Awards Earned: Crayola Fun Patch



DART (Dallas Area Rapid Transit)
Dallas
214.749.2582
jlennon@dart.org
dart.org
Free transit education program for Girl Scouts.


EF Tours
Cambridge
800.457.9023
kayden.manning@ef.com
girltrips.eftours.com
International programs that give Girl Scouts the opportunity to travel and grow.


Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament
Dallas
469.342.5555
Roberto.Cowan@medievaltimes.com
medievaltimes.com/dallas
A four course feast awaits as you watch the pageantry and thrills of an authentic medieval tournament. Exclusive shows available for Girl Scouts, leaders, and their guests!
Awards Earned: Medieval Times Fun Patch


Mesquite Championship Rodeo
Mesquite
972.285.8777
brothervan@mesquiterodeo.com
mesquiterodeo.com
Scout Night at Mesquite Rodeo.
Awards Earned: MCR Patch


Museum of International Cultures
Duncanville
972.572.0462
info@MICmuseum.org
micmuseum.org
Badge workshops for all levels of Girl Scouts as well as overnights can be scheduled for troops.


Nestle Toll House Cafe by Chip
Highland Village
214.724.8528
sweetretreat18@outlook.com
FB page-: @NestleCafeHighlandVillage
Both fun badge and GS badge workshops are led by owner, who is a former GS leader. All classes are 90 minutes to 2 hours and include cookie decorating and a drink.
Awards Earned: Daisy: Sunny; Brownie: Snacks; Junior: Business Owner, GS Way


Old Red Museum of Dallas County History and Culture
Dallas
214.757.1925
groupsales@oldred.org
oldred.org
We take part in the Museum Explorers patch and may be open to call-to-schedule workshop events. We also hold mock trials in our restored courtroom. These are ideal for groups of 15 or more!
Awards Earned: Museum Explorer Patch; Junior: Playing the Past


Paws for Reflection Ranch
Midlothian
972.775.8966
PawsForReflection@att.net
PawsForReflectionRanch.org
Educational Programs at our animal-assisted therapy ranch offer hands-on interaction with ranch animals, from horses to hedgehogs, creating badge FUN! Animal/nature related badge workshops for all levels. Special needs welcome. 
Awards Earned: Animal Badges


Ripley’s Believe It Or Not!
Grand Prairie
Will Travel: 50 miles
972.263.2391
hatchett@ripleys.com
ripleys.com/grandprairie/
We offer group discounts, sleepovers and special events for all Girl Scouts!
Awards Earned: Sleepover Fun Patch


Southwest Dairy Museum
Sulphur Springs
903.439.6455
info@southwestdairyfarmers.com
southwestdairyfarmers.com
Learn about dairy, dairy history and the nutritional value of dairy products. Tours must be scheduled in advance.


The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza
Dallas
214.389.3051
education@jfk.org
jfk.org
Visit The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza to complete part of the History Museum Explorers Patch! Go to our website to book your troop’s museum visit any day of the year!
Awards Earned: History Museum Explorers Patch

 

Exercise & Sports

Allen Americans Professional Hockey Club
Allen
Will Travel: 30 miles
972.912.1019
arote@allenamericans.com
allenamericans.com
Celebrate Girl Scout Night at the Allen Americans in March with a pre-game program and special Girl Scout experiences!
Awards Earned: Scouting Northeast Texas Patch


CPRinTexas
Plano
Will Travel: 50 miles
469.527.5082
cprintexas@gmail.com
cprintexas.org
Teaches CPR/AED/First Aid Skills with Red Cross Certified teachers. Can branch into Babysitting and BLS. Taught for kids and teens specifically by relatable young adults.


Dallas Mavericks
Dallas
214.658.7643
Breanna.Kellogg@dallasmavs.com
mavs.com/girlscoutnight
Join us at a 2019-20 Mavs home game! Visit mavs.com/girlscouts for your ticket special.


Dallas Roughnecks Pro Ultimate Frisbee
The Colony
melissa@dallasroughnecks.com
dallasroughnecks.com
The Roughnecks are part of the AUDL league. They offer pre-game clinics focused on sportsmanship and the basics of Ultimate.


Excite! Gymnastics & Cheer
Highland Village
214.732.9233
girlscouts@excitegym.com
excitegym.com
Excite! is a top notch children’s physical training facility that can help with several badge and fun patch programs.


Frisco RoughRiders
Frisco
972.334.1935
tbaker@ridersbaseball.com
ridersbaseball.com/scouts
Join the Frisco RoughRiders for the 5th annual Covering the Bases of STEM pre-game program and post-game sleepover. 


Jessica Turner Sports Clinics
Allen

jdaau@aol.com
Intro to Basketball and Volleyball clinics available for groups of 10 and up.
Awards Earned: Athlete Badges


The First Tee of Greater Dallas
Addison
214.954.4402
kharris@thefirstteedallas.org
thefirstteedallas.org
The First Tee is a non-profit youth development organization teaching life skills and character development using the game of golf to youth ages 7-18 in Dallas, Collin, Ellis, Denton, and Rockwall counties.


Topgolf
Allen

469.675.9730
allenevents@topgolf.com
topgolf.com/allen
With seasonal academies & leagues, lessons and parties throughout the year, Girl Scouts will have a blast!


Yogi Kids & Fit Family
Flower Mound
214.325.2547
lizamdoll@gmail.com
myyogikids.com
We offer a variety of programs for children, including: yoga, fitness, zumba, art and cooking.

 

Health & Cooking

Dallas Area Rape Crisis Center
Dallas
214.712.4900
caitlin@dallasrapecrisis.org
dallasrapecrisis.org
We provide education and training for the prevention of sexual violence. We can provide presentations on bullying, sexual harrassment, healthy relationships, teen dating violence, consent, etc.


Fresh by Brookshire’s
Tyler
903.747.3503
storetrn801@brookshires.com
freshbybrookshires.com
Fresh by Brookshire’s tour is fun-filled and interactive. We can also help you with your cooking badges! 


Girls to Women Health and Wellness 
Dallas
972.733.6565
billing@gtw-health.com
gtw-health.com
Girls To Women Health and Wellness is a comprehensive medical practice dedicated to meeting the medical, behavioral, psychological and nutritional needs of young women ages 10-25.


Heath Pediatric Dentistry
Heath

469.453.3055
info@heathpediatricdentistry.com
heathpediatricdentistry.com
We are a pediatric dental office that is focused on engaging children on promoting oral health care. We offer a tour of the office and how a dental office runs, oral health activities, and a hands-on opportunity to practice with our instruments.


Medical City Plano
Plano
972.519.1588
ginny.robinson@medicalcityhealth.com
medicalcityplano.com
Programs include “All About Me”, Hospital tours and first aid badge earning on a regular basis.
Awards Earned: Fist Aid Badges, Healthy Living Badges


North Texas Poison Center
Dallas
214.590.9016
cristina.thomas@phhs.org
poisoncontrol.org
Free educational programs for Girl Scouts. 


Prestige Emergency Room
Plano
972.527.3000
eononobi@prestigeer.org
prestigeer.org
The purpose of this course is to help participants identify and eliminate potentially hazardous conditions in their environment, recognize emergencies, and make appropriate decisions for first aid care.
Awards Earned: First Aid Badges


Smallcakes A Cupcakery
Dallas
469.248.0031
smallcakesacupcakery@yahoo.com
smallcakesdallastx.com
Cupcake fun and badge earning opportunities.


Whole Foods
Highland Village
972.538.9710
christie.streit@wholefoods@com
wholefoodsmarket.com
Store tour. We will be happy to help you work on badge requirements in our store. We can go over healthy eating, budgeting, and even ways to conquer stress.

 

Life Skills

Any Day CPR Training
McKinney
Will Travel: 40 miles
317.514.2820
denise.castille@yahoo.com
anydaycpr.com
Be a Better Babysitter includes CPR certification along with babysitting best practices. The participants will role play both common and uncommon babysitting scenarios, and receive tools to be successful babysitters.
Awards Earned: Cadette: Babysitter


Dallas Heritage Village
Dallas
214.413.3674
reservations@dallasheritagevillage.org
dallasheritagevillage.org
DHV offers fun and interactive badge workshop days throughout the year with a historical twist!
Awards Earned: Daisy: Gloria; Brownie: Making Friends; Junior: Social Butterfly; Museum Explorer Patch


Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum
Dallas

469.399.5219
crobinson@dallasholocaustmuseum.org
dhhrm.org 
Bring your Cadette or Senior Girl Scouts for a docent-led tour of the Dallas Holocaust Museum’s permanent exhibition and a special artifact interaction and activity.
Awards Earned: History Museums Explorers Patch


Dallas Public Library
Dallas
214.670.7943
youthservices@dallaslibrary2.org
dallaslibrary.org
The J. Erik Jonsson Central Library in downtown Dallas can help your troop earn three different Badges. And while you’re there, your troop can also explore the 8-story building and discover its many treasures to earn a Dallas History Museum Explorers patch.
Awards Earned: Brownie: My Family Story; Junior: Detective, Scribe


East Plano Murphy Pet Hospital
Murphy
972-516-0717
eastplanovet@gmail.com
planomurphyvet.com
We offer free tours for troops and experiences with small animal interactions.


Empower You, PERIOD!
Dallas
Will Travel: 20 miles
214.514.7987
info@empoweryouperiod.com
empoweryouperiod.com
Addressing reproductive health, our workshops provide creative and interactive sessions about menstrual hygiene education. We explore the importance of “flowing” into womanhood, management, stigmas attached to women and health and hygiene around the world, as well as the effects of diet and nutrition.
Awards Earned: Healthy Living Badges


Farmers Branch Historical Park
Farmers Branch
972.406.0184
historicalpark@farmersbranchtx.gov
fbhistoricalpark.com
Visit the Farmers Branch Historical Park where North Texas began. Museum offers tours, badge/journey workshops, special events and more! Call for ideas on badge/journey workshops.


Kappa Delta at UNT
Denton
682.227.1082
untkdcommunityservice@gmail.com
unt.kappadelta.org
Kappa Delta hosts several Girl Scout events throughout the year with the goal of instilling confidence in every girl.


Longview Fire Department
Longview
903.237.1119
irobinson@longviewtexas.gov
longviewtexas.gov
Come tour our historic fire station and see how a station operates. Please schedule a month in advance.


Mother Bear Self Defense
Dallas
Will Travel: 50 miles
214.686.1312
jcaldwell54@hotmail.com
Class focus is on strong vocal skills and the physical skills to protect yourself.All techniques are effective and age appropriate. Mother/daughter classes have been very popular! Call, text, or email for more info.


Paris Fire Department
Paris
903.784.4870
paristxfire.org
Come tour a fire department and learn basic emergency tips and procedures.


Paris Jr. College
Paris
903.782.0425
pjcadmissions@parisjc.edu
parisjc.edu
Tour Paris Jr. College and see what we offer. Find out about college life and how to prepare for your future.


Paris Police Department
Paris
903.737.4137
cityofparis.gov
Come visit and tour the police department and learn about being Safety Wise!


Paris Public Library 
Paris
903.785.8531
tclark@paristexas.gov
paristexas.gov
Check out a book, tour the library, or enjoy one of our many children’s programs.


Pioneer Bank
Richardson
972.437.2888
melody.terry@pioneer.bank
pioneer.bank
Classes about saving and finances to help Girl Scouts earn Badges.


Rhonda Bradshaw Self Defense
Frisco
469.540.3306
rhonda_bradshawus@hotmail.com
Self Defense and martial arts classes available for troops. Call to schedule.


Ruby Etiquette
Carrollton
Will Travel: 25 miles
972.762.6082
info@rubyetiquette.com
Etiquette instruction for girls, providing fun opportunities to learn social graces and practice lifelong skills that will lead Girl Scouts to shine as model citizens.
Awards Earned: Daisy: :Lupe; Brownie: Making Friends; Junior: Social Butterfly; Cadette: Netiquette


Secure/Higher Ed
Dallas
214.642.9191
tal@securehighered.com
securehighered.com
Girl Scouts and their parents have fun learning to avoid, escape, and fight off predators. 


SheEO Academy
Dallas
Will Travel: 30 miles
866.697.4336
dallas@beasheeo.com
beasheeo.com/dallas
We help girls earn Badges at workshops facilitated by SheEO™ Academy instructors. The troop chooses the location and the badge(s). Let us host it or choose convenience and we will come to you. We provide the enrichment and materials, the troop provides the future SheEOs.
Awards Earned: Cookie Business, Financial Literacy, and Innovation Badges


Studio Bella for Kids
Dallas
Will Travel: 10 miles
469.878.8056
Tammy@studiobellaforkids.com
studiobellaforkids.com
We are a STEAM-based program that provided customized programs to fit badges and Journeys and fun for all age groups. Our programming is for groups of 8-100 or more.
Awards Earned: Most Badges and Journeys


The Salvation Army
Dallas
214.637.8275
salvationarmydfw.org
Girls can participate in various service opportunities. Call to schedule.


Tyler Police Department
Tyler
903.531.1093
tylerpolice.com
Bike safety and tours available.


WERebecca.murry@we.org
Dallas
214.632.8261
Rebecca.murry@we.org
WE.org
Free programs to help your Girl Scout make a difference in their community by learning about social issues.

Outdoors

A.W. Perry Homestead Museum and Elm Fork Nature Preserve
Carrollton

972.466.9811
john.swindle@cityofcarrollton.com
cityofcarrollton.com/museum
Get a glimpse of life as it was in North Central Texas at the turn of the 20th Century. 


Austin Ascents
Austin
Will Travel: 200 miles
805.350.8087
austinascents@gmail.com
austinascents.com
We offer SOLO wilderness First Aid, All levels of rock climbing and Leave No Trace classes. We are located in Austin Texas. We have permits for guided rock climbing at the Greenbelt in Austin, Reimers Ranch in Austin and Enchanted Rock State Park. First aid courses we can come to you if need be.


Caldwell Zoo
Tyler
903.593.0121 ext. 228 or 229
education@caldwellzoo.org
caldwellzoo.org
Zoo offers Girl Scout FunShops that allow girls to work on badges and Journeys. Overnight experiences also available.
Awards Earned: Daisy Journeys; Brownie: Pets, Senses, and Bugs; Junior: Animal Habitats 


Camp Tonkawa
Collinsville
940.440.8382
april@camptonkawa.org
camptonkawa.org
Our program connects leaders and Girl Scouts to nature in a safe, fun environment.


Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Garden
Dallas
214.515.6540
education@dallasarboretum.org
dallasarboretum.org
Girl Scouts at the Dallas Arboretum experience hands-on science and nature exploration! Girl Scouts meet all requirements to earn a program badge while engaging in classroom, outdoor or Overnight activities.
Awards Earned: Daisy: Clover; Brownie: Painting; Junior: Flowers, Geocacher; Cadette: Eating for You


Denia Recreation Center
Denton
940.349.7784
tracy.durmick@cityofdenton.com
dentonparks.com
Kayaking, rock climbing, bike riding, backpacking, and archery programs available.


Dogwood Canyon Audubon Center
Cedar Hill
469.526.1980
kchristman@audubon.org
dogwoodcanyon.audubon.org
Centrally located in Cedar Hill, Dogwood Canyon Audubon Center is an admission free nature center, providing outdoor education and science education opportunities to communities of North Texas. Call or email for more information.


East Texas Arboretum and Botanical Society, Inc.
Athens
903.675.5630
etabsmary@mail.com
easttexasarboretum.org
No specific program - we would be willing to work with any Girl Scout working on a badge for a suitable project.


Elm Fork Education Center
Denton
940.369.8936
marti.lathrop@unt.edu
efec.unt.edu
Bring your troop for some hands-on science fun at a SciClub Day! Choose from our prepared list or we can customize a program for your group.


Fossil Rim Wildlife Center
Glen Rose
254.897.2960
education@fossilrim.org
fossilrim.org
Fossil Rim Wildlife Center is a non-profit facility, specializing in captive breeding programs for endangered and threatened species. We offer both day and overnight camp opportunities, and specialized classes and tours. Badge Camps with multiple badge earning experiences available.
Awards: Art in the Outdoors, Brownie: Hiker, Junior: Animal Habitats, Cadette: Animal Helpers


It’s A Hoot, Honey!
Wills Point
Will Travel: 100 miles
972.841.3751
rebeccavaughan2@gmail.com
Learn about current issues and trends related to foragers, pollinators and the beekeeping/agriculture industry from a true hobbyist beekeeper located within the GSNETX program area.
Awards Earned: Environmental Stewardship Badges and Naturalist Badges


John Bunker Sands Wetland Center
Seagoville
972.474.9100
ldunn@wetlandcenter.com
wetlandcenter.com
Interested in water, wetland or wildlife? Want to conserve water and save the environment? Go into the field to explore wetland ecology, water conservation and wildlife habitats. See amazing wildlife and net for aquatic critter at the water’s edge.
Awards Earned: Brownie: Wonders of Water; Junior: Animal Habitats; Environmental Stewardship Badges


LISD Outdoor Learning Area (LISDOLA)
Lewisville
469.446.8946
lisdola@lisd.net
lisd.net/domain/5671
Habitat Trails, geofitness course, interactive facilities, water conservation, earth history, alternative energy.


LLELA Nature Preserve
Lewisville
469.635.5481
lcole@cityoflewisville.com
LLELA.org
From badge workshops to group camping, hiking, service projects, and more, LLELA is a great place for girls to learn and grow outdoors.
Awards Earned: Daisy: Clover; Brownie: Hiker, Bugs; Junior: Animal Habitats, Playing the Past


Oliver Nature Park
Mansfield
817.804.5789
olivernaturepark@mansfieldtexas.gov
olivernaturepark.com
The park offers an outdoor experience for Girl Scouts of all ages to earn Badges through hands-on learning.
Awards Earned: Daisy: Outdoor Art Maker; Brownie: Letterboxer; Junior: Animal Habitats


Pure Land Farm
McKinney
469.795.8585
megan@purelandorganic.com
purelandorganic.com
Bring your Girl Scouts to get their hands dirty learning how food is grown at a working fruit and vegetable farm!
Awards Earned: Brownie: Bugs; Junior: Gardener 


Reptile Adventures
Fairveiw
Will Travel: 75 miles
214.641.6013
steveogdentx@gmail.com
The theme of my program is ‘’Respect, but Not Fear.’’ My hands-on programs are designed to educate children on the value and diversity of reptiles and insects and provide a level of understanding and comfort.
Awards Earned: Animal Badges, Naturalist Badges


Texas Discovery Gardens
Dallas
214.428.7476
booking@txdg.org
txdg.org
Join us on the third Saturday of each month for a program or two! Most programs head out into our almost 8 acres of organic gardens. Your scouts may even get the chance to get a face-to-face encounter with a bug!
Awards Earned: Daisy: Zinni, Rosie; Naturalist Badges


Texas Freshwater Fisheries
Athens
903.676.2277
tffc@tpwd.texas.gov
tpwd.texas.gov/spdest/visitorcenters/tffc
Visitors can see Texas freshwater species in their natural habitat.


Tiger Creek Wildlife Refuge
Tyler
903.343.9061
emwerner@tigerlink.org
tigercreek.org
Learn about environmental stewardship and protecting ecosystems through Tiger Creek’s environmental education programs.


Trinity Forest Adventure Park
Dallas
214.391.1000
info@trinitytreetops.com
trinitytreetops.com
Self-guided ropes course consisting of obstacles like cargo nets, wobble bridges, tight ropes, ladders, and zip lines.


Trinity River Audubon Center
Dallas
214.309.5814
lrenshaw@audubon.org
trinityriver.audubon.org
Come explore and learn at a beautiful 120-acre nature preserve!
Awards Earned: Outdoor Badges


Tyler Rose Garden
Tyler

903.531.1212
rosegardencenter@tylertexas.com
tylerparksandrec.com
Enjoy the Butterfly, Rose and Shade gardens while learning about plants and flowers. Master Gardener tours available.


Tyler State Park
Tyler
903.597.5338
boyd.sanders@tpwd.texas.gov
tpwd.state.tx.us/state-parks/tyler
Fantastic programs cover topics ranging from outdoor skills to nature and science to the history of NE Texas and Caddo Indians.

 

 

STEM

Allyssa Loya- Disney Coding
Sachse/Wylie
469.999.1970
allyssa.loya@gmail.com
Allyssa is the author of Disney Coding Adventures! Contact her for more information. Session can include coding discussions, activities, and question/answer sessions about coding, becoming an author, and more.


Billings Productions
Allen
972.562.7265
tour@billingsproductions.com
http://billingsproductions.com/
Billings Productions has been partnering with zoos, museums, and other educational organizations to host animatronic exhibits for the public. We worked with themes of conservation and educated our audience about the prehistoric. Our standard tour is available by appointment on Saturdays and Sundays.


Bold Idea
Dallas
214.442.1675
info@boldidea.org
boldidea.org
Experience computer science by creating your own hands-on projects. Workshops and classes for girls in grades 3-12.
Awards Earned: Think Like a Programmer; Cadette: Netiquette; Senior: Website Designer


Bricks Bots & Beakers
Plano
Will Travel: 20 miles
214.326.8255
rtatineni@bricksbotsbeakers.com
bricksbotsbeakers.com
Meaningful opportunities to experience a full range of STEAM classes.
Awards Earned: STEM Badges


Center for Earth & Space Science Education
Tyler
903.510.2312
sciencecenter@tjc.edu
sciencecenter.tjc.edu
State-of-the-art Planetarium, interactive displays and exhibits, classrooms and outdoor play spaces.


Challenge Island
Plano
Will Travel: 20 miles
469.371.1067
jepstein@challenge-island.com
challenge-island.com/plano-tx
Challenge Island offers STEM badge workshops for Daisies to Cadettes.
Awards Earned: STEM Badges


City Light Astronomical Society for Students (C.L.A.S.S.)
Plano
214.597.8023
john@classusa.org
classusa.org
C.L.A.S.S. offers Astronomy Workshops, Star Parties, and Solar Observing Sessions.
Awards Earned: Space Science Badges


City of Denton Waste and Recycling
Denton
940.349.8700
SolidWaste@cityofdenton.com
dentonrecycles.com
Learn how Denton conserves and recovers resources with hands-on science activities that explore resource conservation.


CodeStream Studios
Dallas
972.559.9051
connect@codestreamstudios.com
codestreamstudios.com
Fun and engaging STEM programming featuring Robotics, Web Development, App Creation and Game Development.
Awards Earned: STEM Badges and Journeys


Dallas Zoo
Dallas
469.554.7300
education@dallaszoo.com
DallasZoo.com
Ever wonder what it would be like to spend the night at the Zoo? Now you can find out with a Dallas Zoo overnight! Special badge programs for Brownies or Juniors are available with our overnight programs. These programs feature up-close animal encounters, an animal craft, and a night tour!
Awards Earned: Brownie: Bugs; Junior: Animal Habitats


Discovery Science Place
Tyler
903.533.8011
crasure@uttyler.edu
discoveryscienceplace.org
Discovery Science Place Museum ignites curiosity in young minds through fun, hands-on exploration.
Awards Earned: Think Like an Engineer, Think Like a Citizen Scientist, Robotics

Explore Horizons
DFW
469.398.1972
frisco.tx@explore-horizons.com, dallas.highpoint.tx@explore-horizons.com
explore-horizons.com
Explore Horizons is a tutoring and enrichment center for children ages Pre K through 8th grade. We create personal plans customized to each child’s individual needs. We help students become hungry for information, believe in themselves, and pursue knowledge with the spirit of a fearless learner. 


Explorium Children’s Museum
Denton
940.320.5444
melissa@exploriumdenton.org
exploriumdenton.org
Opportunities for children to experience the wonder and excitement of science, technology, engineering, arts, and math through hands-on exhibits, multimedia, and content-rich programs that encourage exploration, engage the learner, and ultimately educate the child. Badge workshops available.


Frontiers of Flight Museum
Dallas
Will Travel: 50 miles
214.699.4619
education@flightmuseum.com
flightmuseum.com
Visit us for one of our summer camps, Moon Day, or at the GSNETX Launch Party to earn various badges/patches. You can also book a program with us for more opportunities to get badges and patches.
Awards Earned: Brownie: Fling Flyer; Seniors: Sky; Space Science Badges; STEM Seal of Approval; History Museum Explorers Patch


iCode of Coppell
Coppell
Will Travel: 10 miles
469.993.0515
coppell@icodeschool.com
icodeschool.com/Coppell
As a leader in computer science education, iCode’s goal is to meet that demand by enriching the educational experience and capability of tomorrow’s workforce. Through our approach, today’s students gain the technical expertise, cognitive flexibility and real-world skills to be tomorrow’s exceptional talent.
Awards Earned: STEM Badges


KD Conservatory
Dallas
214.638.0484
admissions@kdstudio.com
kdstudio.com
Our interactive and engaging workshops introduce Girl Scouts to the many aspects of television commercials, voice over, acting, camera technique and film making. 
Awards Earned: Junior: Entertainment Technology; Cadette: Digital Movie Maker, MEdia


Little Medical School of DFW and North Texas
DFW Area
Will Travel: 50 miles
833.362.5437
lmsnt@littlemedicalschool.com
littlemedicalschool.com/dfw
We offer STEM based academic programs for after school, scouts, summer camps. We inspire kids by teaching them important and essential life skills like first aid, 911, poison control, animal and dental care, etc. Our method is very
interactive through role play, crafts and games.
Awards Earned: Brownie: My Best Self; First Aid Badge


Longview World of Wonders
Longview
507.720.4738
sthompson@longviewwow.org
longviewwow.org
Space exploration camp, culinary camp, Shakespeare camp, Science of Storms camp, Fairytale Mysteries, Upcycled Art
Awards Earned: Junior: Give Back, Simple Meals, Detective; Space Science Badges 


Microsoft Retail Store
Frisco
972.987.1872
mrs0054cds@microsoft.com
microsoft.com/frisco
We provide hands-on, engaging activites for Scouts to earn their technology badge. 
Awards Earned: STEM Badges


Microsoft Retail Store Northpark Center
Dallas
469.587.3183
astaylor@microsoft.com
microsoftstore.com/northparkcenter
Free STEM focused badge workshops for Girl Scouts.


Wize Computing Academy
Dallas
Will Travel: 50 miles
214.226.4595
vishal.bhasin@wizeacademy.com
wizeacademy.com
Programs at the Wize Computing Academy are designed to meaningfully extend STEAM learning and expanding a child’s mind through the development of critical thinking, logic and reasoning skills. Project-based learning, specific to student’s age and expertise. We use a variety of tools to teach coding and robotics. 
Awards Earned: Robotics & Coding Badges


North Texas Tollway Authority (NTTA)
Plano
646.242.5820
asolano@ntta.org
NTTA.org
Pave the Way Day - Interactive Learning Event for Families Featuring Engineering, Technology and Construction.
Awards Earned: Fun Pacth


NuMinds Enrichment
Addison
877.678.7671
NuMindsAdmin@numien.com
numien.com
NuMinds creates engaging, mixed-age STEAM programs.
Awards Earned: Brownie: Computer Expert, Home Scientist, Inventor; Cadette: Public Speaker, Digital Movie Maker


Perot Museum of Nature and Science
Dallas
214.756.5789
ricardo.garcia@perotmuseum.org
perotmuseum.org
We provide Girl Scout specific sleepovers and badge workshops, and can provide
programming for individual families, troops, and service units.
Awards Earned:
Cadette: Science of Happiness; Think Like an Engineer, Investigation, Naturalist Badges


Plano Public Library
Plano
972.769.4211
libraryoutreach@plano.gov
planolibrary.org
Our five libraries offer learning resources such as STEAM kits, online courses and programs. Call to arrange classes for your troop: Robotics Badges, Digital Movie Maker, and more!
Awards Earned: Cadette: Digital Movie Maker; Robotics Badges


Reunion Tower
Dallas
214.712.7051
Mtaylor@reuniontower.com
reuniontower.com
Reunion Tower based STEM material that will engage each scout troop level. Price includes materials and fun patch. Call to schedule. Cost: $10 per person
Awards Earned: Fun Patch


Sci-Tech Discovery Center
Frisco
972.546.3050
bookit@scitechdiscovery.org
mindstretchingfun.org
Visit Sci-Tech for hands-on activities and mind stretching fun! Girl Scout sessions can be hosted after school or on weekends.
Awards Earned: Robotics, Think Like an Engineer, Think Like a Programmer


Snapology Frisco
Frisco
Will Travel: 40 miles
214.885.8083
frisco@snapology.com
frisco.snapology.com
Snapology teaches enrichment programs using LEGO® bricks to teach engineering, robotics and technology concepts. We are all about learning
through play!
Awards Earned: Daisies: Roller Coaster Design, Space Science Explorer; Brownies: Programming Robots, Designing Robots; Juniors: Crane Design


talkSTEM
Dallas
817.366.6194
koshi@talkSTEM.org
talkstem.org
walkSTEM offers free math walks designed in partnership with Dr. Glen Whitney, founder of MOMATH in NYC. These walks engage kids in learning how math is a dynamic part of our surroundings.
Awards Earned: Math STEM Seal of Approval Patch


Texas Astronomical Society of Dallas
Dallas
214.998.9058
gary.carter@fairviewtx.biz
texasastro.org
Learn about astronomy at one of our free monthly meetings or star parties. Also available to help out with troop and campout programs.
Awards Earned: Space Science Badges


theCoderSchool
Flower Mound; Frisco
214.285.1903; 469.362.8228
flowermound@thecoderschool.com; frisco@thecoderschool.comthecoderschool.com/locations/flowermound/thecoderschool.com/locations/frisco/
At theCoderSchool, we use coding to create creative problem solvers and technical entrepreneurs who will learn that they can change their world for the better. We get kids thinking outside the box!
Awards Earned: Cybersecurity I, II, III; Digital Arts- Computer Expert, Website Designer; Robotics I


Wildlife On The Move, Inc.
Arlington
Will Travel: 400 miles
817.239.2345
hiss@wildlifeonthemove.com
wildlifeonthemove.com
Fun and educational live animal presentations to a wide-variety of venues and groups featuring amazing critters from around the world to enhance the scouting experience. 
Awards Earned: Animal Badges, Environmental Stewardship Badges

 

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