Giving Societies

Members of Seacoast Science Center’s Giving Societies are dedicated advocates of ocean health. As a Giving Society Member, you enjoy many great benefits and provide critical support for coastal and ocean education.

All Giving Society Members enjoy:

  • Invitations to exclusive Giving Society Member events
  • Unlimited free admission to Seacoast Science Center and Odiorne Point State Park (main parking lot only; boat launch parking not included) for one year
  • 10% discount at the Nature Store
  • Reciprocal member benefits at other institutions (see Membership page current offers)
  • Subscription to our e-newsletter
  • Opportunity to rent facility for private functions at a discount
  • Early registration for summer camp
  • Free and discounted Seacoast Science Center programs and events
  • Reciprocal Nature Center visits at 200 locations across the country
  • Pride in knowing your membership dues support our mission

Levels and Additional Benefits

Sea Steward Society

$300–$999

  • SSC stainless steel straw set
  • Invitation to special events

Ocean Ambassador Societies

$1,000–$2,499

  • SSC commemorative gift
  • Behind-the-scenes tour for your family and friends
  • Invitation to exclusive Ocean Ambassador Society events

$2,500–$4,999

  • SSC commemorative gift
  • Behind-the-scenes tour for your family and friends
  • Invitation to exclusive Ocean Ambassador Society events
  • One-of-a-kind “ocean planet” by renowned glass artist Josh Simpson

$5,000–$9,999

  • SSC commemorative gift
  • Behind-the-scenes tour for your family and friends
  • Invitation to exclusive Ocean Ambassador Society events
  • One-of-a-kind “ocean planet” by renowned glass artist Josh Simpson

$10,000+

  • SSC commemorative gift
  • Behind-the-scenes tour for your family and friends
  • Invitation to exclusive Ocean Ambassador Society events
  • One-of-a-kind “ocean planet” by renowned glass artist Josh Simpson
  • Lunch with SSC President

Become a Giving Society Member now or contact Jim Chase at 603-436-8043, ext. 15 or j.chase@sscnh.org for more information.

Sugden Society (Planned Giving)

Please contact Jim Chase at 603-436-8043, ext. 15 or j.chase@sscnh.org regarding a Seacoast Science Center Sugden Society appropriation in your will.

Seacoast Science Center will be CLOSED today: Friday, April 5, 2024. Our utilities are currently down and need to get repaired before we are able to open for visitors. Thank you for your understanding. 

CLOSED today.

Seacoast Science Center is closed today due to inclement weather.