Meet live snakes at the Hudson Highlands Nature Museum on Saturday, July 26 at 10 a.m. Photo by Pam Golben. Hudson Highlands Nature Museum's Wildlife Education Center Presents "Snakes Alive!" on July 26

Cornwall-on-Hudson, N.Y. - On Saturday, July 26 at 10 a.m. the Hudson Highlands Nature Museum presents Snakes Alive! This special snake program will confirm that snakes are indeed awesome animals, helpful to the environment and very misunderstood.

Join environmental educators Pam Golben, Alicia Ocana and James Farkas. Snakes play an important role in the balance of our ecosystem; an adult Black Rat snake can consume over 200 rodents a year! This program is being held at the Wildlife Education Center, 25 Boulevard, Cornwall-on-Hudson.

Come get a close-up look at these reptiles amazing adaptations and learn how to identify snakes that live in the Hudson Valley. There will be live snakes to observe plus snake artifacts available for hands-on interaction. For adults with or without children and for children ages 5 and up. Admission: Adults, $7, Children, $5. Museum Members: Adults, $5, Children, $3. For information go to www.hhnaturemuseum.org or call 845-534-5506, ext. 204.

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Photo Caption: Meet live snakes at the Hudson Highlands Nature Museum on Saturday, July 26 at 10 a.m. Photo by Pam Golben.


Contact:
Marian Goldin, Marketing Manager
Hudson Highlands Nature Museum
845-534-5506, ext. 215