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, Jan. 24. (Fourth Friday of each month.) Liz Barker leads discussions of literary works on agriculture, nature, homesteading and more.
* Farm to Fork: Cooking with Seasonal Ingredients, 1 to 3 p.m., Saturday, March 22. The first of a series of 2014 demonstrations by local chef Mark Zedella. Other dates are June 21, Sept. 20 and Nov. 15. Cost is $30 per person per class. Classes are limited to 24 participants. Registration is required.