UMaine and UMaine Machias Resources for Youth

Photo collage of UMaine and University of Maine at MachiasThe University of Maine and University of Maine at Machias host youth and their families on our campuses through classroom visits and special events. Below is a list of facilities, departments and groups that you can contact to inquire about youth programming. Click on the link and contact the organizations directly:

Collins Center for the Arts

Emera Astronomy and Science Center

This website has a variety of astronomy resources for all ages, links for teachers, and general information about our center.


Hudson Museum

The Hudson Museum’s website features online resources, especially for teachers:

Virtual Tours

New Balance Student Recreation Center

University of Maine at Machias Early College for Maine High School Students

Canadian-American Center

Consider Engineering: University of Maine Pulp & Paper Foundation

  • Consider Engineering is a challenging and rewarding four-day summer program for high school juniors to get a taste of college life and what it takes to be an engineer.

Margaret Chase Smith Library

Aquaculture me!

  • Virtual Aquaculture Education Workshops

Black Bear Tutors

  • Black Bear Tutors is collaborating with local schools and aftercare programs to offer virtual tutors for K-12 students during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

Maine STEM Partnership