Stratford Ecological Center

Stratford Ecological Center

3083 Liberty Road

For more information on the following programs, to register or to volunteer, call (740) 363-2548 or e-mail treebeing@aol. com (registrations) or (volunteers) or

A Volunteer Get-together will be held at 9:30 a.m. July 20. The purpose of the event is to build community among volunteers, share expertise and work as a team.

Several volunteer positions are available at the center. Needed are:

A receptionist on weekdays and Saturdays to answer the phone, direct visitors and sell farm products.

Gardeners to help in the various gardens, such as the children's garden, field gardens, greenhouses and landscape gardens.

Farm and nature guides on weekdays. Training is provided.

Saturday farm and nature guides on the third Saturday of the month from May to November. Training is provided.

Farmer's helpers to do animal chores, carpentry, fence building and other maintenance.

Movie Night on the Farm helpers, to organize and facilitate movies on the lawn. Movies this year will be shown at 9 p.m. on June 12, July 10 and Aug. 14.

Trail maintenance helpers.