10:30-11:30 a.m. – Snakes are one of the most feared and misunderstood groups of animals, yet they provide significant benefits to people. Join a reptile and amphibian expert from the Georgia DNR and learn what makes snakes so special. Participants also meet some Georgian snakes. $10 per person. Space is limited; RSVP by calling 412-398-1101. Blue Heron Nature Preserve, 4055 Roswell Rd., Atlanta, 30342. To learn more, go to: www.bhnp.org.