Gaia Girls Passages provides circles of support, inspiration and encouragement through nature-based girls groups, summer camps, and individual rite of passage ceremonies for females ages 8-18 and their mothers in the Bay Area of California.
- Wildflower Girls Circles: Grades 2-5
- Elemental Rite of Passage: Grades 6-8
- Backpacking Trips for Teens: Grades 7-12
- Summer Programs, Grades K-12
- Community Happenings + Open Houses
- Individual Ceremony Design + Consulting
Areas of Work
Gaia Girls Passages provides a vibrant intergenerational community that connects girls to the natural world, builds confidence, voice, and leadership and supports girls through the changes from childhood to young womanhood. Gaia Girls currently offers school-year and summer programs for girls in grades K through 12 in the Bay Area of California. Enrollment for our 2018-19 School Year Programs is...
Gaia Girls Passages provides long-term mentoring for girls through outdoor programs combining nature connection, wilderness skills, social-emotional intelligence, and supported rite of passage ceremonies. Join our amazing backpacking trip co-leader, Molly Ancel and Gaia Girls Founder, Sarai Shapiro for a fun evening of free pizza, games, and an info session about our exciting Teen Backpacking Trips this summer in the...