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3083 Liberty Road Delaware, Ohio 43015

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We are open to the public:
Monday - Friday,

Sunday and holidays

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Getting to Stratford: map and

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A $2 per person or $5 per family donation is appreciated for those wishing to spend time at Stratford.

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"Join us in connecting our children to the earth"

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Stratford Ecological Center is privately owned and operated and relies on no state or federal funding.

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Welcome to Stratford Ecological Center

Stratford sign The Stratford Ecological Center is a non-profit educational organic farm and nature preserve on 236 acres in Delaware County, Ohio. Visitors are welcome to explore the land, hike the 4 miles of nature tails, visit the livestock, tour the gardens and greenhouses or explore the creek, pond, prairie, swamps or State Nature Preserve. Farm products are available for sale seasonally, based on availability.

Stratford offers workshops and classes for children and adults, annual festivals, farm tours, school tours, farm camp and family programs.

Harvest Fair: Come out for a family day of fun!
September 27th - 10am-4pm
Cost: $5/person or $20/carload; (Kids under 2 yrs. are free). More>

Harvest Fair Volunteers are needed: More>

2013 Annual Report
2013 we celebrated our 20th year of providing children's programming for the central Ohio community!
Annual Report>

kids at sugar shackField Trips!


Now scheduling:

2014 Fall Field Trips and
2014 Fall Messages from the Earth

Read more:         
Field Trips>
Messages from the Earth>

volunteer helping with bee hivesJoin the Stratford Team of Volunteers

Contact Jane: 740-363-2548

More opportunities and details >

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Good Reading

Fields, Farm and Friends at Stratford
 From Delaware Life, November 2013

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Farm Connection:
The Story Behind Stratford Ecological Center

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