Stratford Ecological Center is at 3083 Liberty Road.

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.

* Fiber Circle, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 7. (First Saturday of the month). All things fiber. Bring projects; all skill levels welcome. Cost is $10 a year.

* Herbal Study Group, 1 to 3 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 10. Explore the uses of wild and cultivated plants. Call for the topic of each hands-on, participant-led discussion. Cost is $10 a year.

* Book Talks, 6:30 to 8 p.m., Friday, Dec. 20. (Third Friday this month only.) Librarian Liz Barker leads discussions of literary works on agriculture, nature, homesteading and more. This night's topic is Winter.