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Snakes and turtles star at Beaver Creek

Cattrell shows a box turtle.
Kathy Cattrell, a volunteer at the Beaver Creek Wildlife Center shows children a Black Rat Snake.
Kathy Cattrell, above, a volunteer at the Beaver Creek Wildlife Center shows children a Black Rat Snake. Right, Cattrell shows a box turtle
Isabella Hoey (center), 9, of Seattle, Wash., and her aunt, Meredith Boring, of New Jersey, get a chance to touch an albino Corn Snake at an Ohio Snakes and Turtles presentation at the Beaver Creek Wildlife Center on Saturday. The snake was being held by Christian Harris, a volunteer at the center.
Kathy Cattrell, a volunteer at the Beaver Creek Wildlife Center shows children a Milk Snake during an Ohio Snakes and Turtles presentation Saturday.
Kathy Cattrell, a volunteer at the Beaver Creek Wildlife Center shows children a Black Rat Snake during an Ohio Snakes and Turtles presentation Saturday.
Kathy Cattrell, a volunteer at the Beaver Creek Wildlife Center shows Juliann Bacon of Ashley a Black Rat Snake during an Ohio Snakes and Turtles presentation Saturday.
Kathy Cattrell, a volunteer at the Beaver Creek Wildlife Center shows a Salem family (children from left - Scarlett Amburgey, 2, and Titus Griffith, 5, and adults from left Trish Griffith and Jill Griffith) a Black Rat Snake during an Ohio Snakes and Turtles presentation Saturday.
Children handle snake skins at the Beaver Creek Wildlife Center including Veronica Morris, 7, of Salem, who was ready to ask a question and Carter Dawson, 4, (to her left) of New Brighton, Pa
Kaia Griffith, 8, and Tori Griffith, 10, both of Salem check out two box turtles brought around by Kathy Cattrell, a volunteer at the Beaver Creek Wildlife Center.
Kathy Cattrell, a volunteer at the Beaver Creek Wildlife Center shows children two Box Turtles during an Ohio Snakes and Turtles presentation Saturday. (From left) Titus Griffith, 5; Kaia Griffith, 8; Scarlett Amburgey, 2, and Tori Griffith, 10.
Kathy Cattrell, a volunteer at the Beaver Creek Wildlife Center shows children a Box Turtle during an Ohio Snakes and Turtles presentation Saturday.

Kaia Griffith, 8; Tori Griffith, 10, both of Salem, and Doug Young, 8, of Columbiana, get a close up look at snake skins during an Ohio Snakes and Turtles presentation on Saturday at Beaver Creek Wildlife Center. (Salem News photos by Deanne Johnson)

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