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Off Site Events

Below is a list of events in the Central PA area where you can find our staff and learn more about the Center and our mission. April 27: Living Landscape: Designing for Beauty & Biodiversity program?  The program is scheduled for Thursday, April 27, 2017 from 6:00 – 10:00 p.m. at the Lower Dauphin High School […]

Roger Tory Peterson in the Olewine Gallery

The work of one of the 20th century’s most preeminent artist-naturalists is coming to the Ned Smith Center this spring — Roger Tory Peterson, the man whose very name is synonymous with birds and birding. The exhibit, which will run from April 7 to the end of Aug. in the Olewine Gallery, will feature a […]

2017 Youth Art Contest

2017 Theme: Threatened and Endangered Species of the World SUBMISSION DEADLINE: June 1, 2017 CLICK HERE to see the winners of the 2016 contest! Official 2017 Youth Art Contest Rules and Entry Form Students from across the country participate in the annual youth art contest, designed to inspire the next generation of wildlife artists. Winning entries are […]

April 22: Ann Kerstetter

Imagine a vocalist with the velvet of Etta James and the gravel of Janis Joplin and you have Ann Kerstetter, a blues powerhouse that has performed at the International Blues Challenge in Memphis, the Billtown Blues Festival and more. Don’t miss her high-energy performance, live in the Ned Smith Gallery! TIME: 7:30 p.m. LOCATION: Ned Smith Center […]

CANCELLED April 13: Penn State’s First Investigation of Stream Health (FISH)

Unfortunately, tonight’s Nature Discovery Series program “First Investigation of Stream Health” is cancelled. We apologize for any inconvenience and will be in contact with those who have already registered for the program. We thank you for your cooperation and understanding. Healthy streams are more than just clear water. The ideal stream has healthy land and […]

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