Stratford Ecological Center is at 3083 Liberty Road.
For more information on the following programs, to register or to volunteer, call 740-363-2548 or email SECVolunteer@aol.com (volunteers) or SECEarthShare@aol.com.
* Book Talks, 6:30 to 8 p.m., Friday, Aug. 23. (The fourth Friday of each month; the third Friday in December.) Librarian Liz Barker leads the discussion.
* Herbal Study Group, 10 a.m. to noon, Saturday, Aug. 24. Cost is $10/year.
* Farm to Fork, 1 to 3 p.m., Sept. 21, Nov. 16. Local chef Mark Zedella will prepare vegetables, grains and other foods with in-season ingredients. Maximum class size is 24; minimum size is six. Cost is $30 per person.