Amalia Explores

The Traveling Environmental Educator

Posted by amalia on February 1, 2024

Summer Day Camps, 2024

    ANNOUNCING: SUMMER DAY CAMPS 2024!   The below five camps will be held Monday through Thursday from 10am-4pm in Benzonia, Michigan. To register, fill out this Google Form:     June 17-20: Sprout Scouts (Ages 5-9) Cost: $220 Dig in the dirt to unravel the secret world of plants and seeds. Help to

Posted by amalia on January 8, 2024

Summer 2024 Early Bird Discount

Guarantee your spot in summer camps 2024 at a discounted rate! Choose your first pick at dates and age ranges by becoming an Early Bird! Pre-registration is now open for summer day camps 2024 in Benzonia. Dates and age ranges will be announced when regular registration opens on February 1st. Do you know a Nature

Posted by amalia on September 1, 2023

Snow Science Winter Camp at Grow Benzie

SNOW SCIENCE WINTER CAMP Discover our winter water cycle while making snow slime and growing ice crystals. Learn how snowflakes form and take a closer look at microscopic snowflake pictures and the work of Snowflake Bentley. Identify wildlife tracks in the snow on nature walks, go sledding, build snow forts, and learn about winter animal

Posted by amalia on August 30, 2023

Fall After School Classes at Grow Benzie

Nature Explorers International is back at Grow Benzie with after school fun for ages 5-9. Explore natural concepts through science experiments, art, games, outdoor exploration, live animals and more! Weekly themes are below, drop-in when you can, or sign up for either a session or the semester at discounted rates. Tuesdays, 3:30-6pm at the Grow

Posted by amalia on February 1, 2023

Summer Day Camps, 2023

Junior Birdwatchers, Ages 4-8, FULL July 17-20 Practice birdwatching techniques while listening to bird calls, playing games, and creating art. Discover the characteristics of birds through meeting new baby chicks and ducklings. Find out what makes raptors different from other birds, learn to identify common North American songbirds, and start a species checklist and bird


Welcome to Amalia Explores! I am an environmental educator that loves to travel, teach, take photographs, and share knowledge. Wherever I go, I teach Nature Explorers International programming to local children, and seek unique wildlife encounters. As a solo female budget traveler, an educator on the road, and a lover of random animal facts, I hope that I can help you explore your next travel destination! Learn more about me here.

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