2019 Arts & Entertainment Series

2019 Gallery Series

The 2019 Gallery series is generously sponsored by Carole DeSoto.

Saturday, April 6 – Wade Preston

Wade Preston, from Billy Joel’s Broadway hit Movin’ Out, delivers an engaging show with the time honored favorites, original compositions and audience interaction. Wade is the preeminent boogie pianist, revered for his rollicking performances, spirited versatile singing and sense of humor. Generously sponsored by Marilyn Kauffman.
Tickets are $25 per ticket or $40 for two.

Tuesday, April 16 – Stuart Malina and Friends: Springtime Serenade

Join us for our favorite annual tradition. Each guest will experience world class music and interact with gifted musicians, including Harrisburg Symphony Orchestra’s Maestro, Stuart Malina. Selections are handpicked by Maestro Malina and performed in a small ensemble. Generously sponsored by Ron and Pat Ferris.
Tickets are $35 per ticket or $60 for two.

Saturday, May 4 – Leblanc, Kissinger & Messano *Sold Out*

For one night only, in a special event showing, see Ric Leblanc, Bob Kissinger and Theresa Messano play as a trio. The ability to adapt a unique selection of songs to acoustic genre, their attention to detail, and remarkable harmonies make this an act you won’t want to miss. Generously sponsored by Derl & Pat Harner and Ben & Erin Margerum.
Tickets are $15.

Doors open at 6 p.m. and shows begin at 7. A reception with light refreshments will be provided.

Tickets are available by calling (717) 692-3699, by clicking on the performers or at the Center. Seats are limited, please call ahead.

The Arts and Entertainment Committee is in the process of planning and finding funding for the 2019 Gallery Series. We thank our sponsors from 2018 for their continued support and friendship. If you like to sponsor one of the performances please reach out to John P. Booth, or Sadie R. Martin,

2019 Children’s Series

Saturday, February 23 – Animal Odyssey with Ray Owen

Join the Ned Smith Center in welcoming Grammy nominated artist Ray Owen to the Ned Smith Gallery for a fun filled kids show. Ray will be presenting “Animal Odyssey,” a tuneful animal kingdom adventure teeming with sea creatures, tree beasts, farm animals and frolicking fauna. Come journey through a land of rousing songs, down a river of rollicking stories, through a rolling valley of wide-eye surprises to a sea of kids comedy. Featured highlights include a great farm animal impersonation competition and a zany chicken karaoke contest for kids! Generously sponsored by Jeff and Beth Miller.
TIME: 11 a.m.
LOCATION: The Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art; 176 Water Company Rd; Millersburg, PA 17061
ADMISSION: $6/person 5 and older

Saturday, November 9 – Popcorn Hat Players Presentation

The show that Gamut Theatre’s Popcorn Hat Players will perform will be announced in 2019
TIME: 11 a.m.
LOCATION: The Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art; 176 Water Company Rd; Millersburg, PA 17061
ADMISSION: $6/person 5

Please contact the Center by phone at 717-692-3699 for tickets or more information.

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