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February 23 – Ray Owen presents Animal Odyssey

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 […]

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, January 8 – Opening of Miniature to Monumental by Richard Summons Rick Summons creates fascination works of art, both naturalistic and surrealistic in bronze, aluminum, stainless steel, gypsum cements, stoneware, porcelain, bonded metals and stone. Rick produces works for individuals, corporate and nonprofit organizations, and educational institutions, which include medallions, awards, life size human and animal figures, […]

Summer Intern Position Available

Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art Summer Internship Summer Internship Overview: The Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art in Millersburg, Pennsylvania is seeking college level students who have successfully completed their first year of college and are pursuing a degree in environmental education, a conservation related field or art(s) education related studies to […]

Working Together Through Time: The Game Commission and Ned Smith

Throughout his prolific career, Ned Smith enjoyed a collaborative relationship with the Pennsylvania Game Commission.  He worked as a staff illustrator for the agency, creating over 120 cover paintings for Pennsylvania Game News magazine. Ned also produced several of the Game Commission’s “Working Together for Wildlife” prints, including the classic “Dutch Country Bluebirds. The Center’s […]

Volunteers Needed

The Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art depends on volunteers to run smoothly. This is important not only for our day to day operations but for our major events as well. We are currently looking for help with the following events:   Wild Life Art Auction The Auction takes place on Saturday, Sept. 29 […]

Year End Giving

Annual Giving in Our 25th Anniversary Year What could be better than celebrating your 25th anniversary?  Brave and hopeful beginnings in 1993 with a promise to care for Ned’s artwork and continue his legacy.  In 2004: a building with gallery space and classrooms.  In 2011, an addition to that building with archival storage for Ned’s […]

Part-time gift shop position available

The Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art is looking for a part-time employee to help fill out our weekend gift shop team. The person chosen for this position would work every other weekend, Saturday 10 am to 4 pm and Sunday 12 pm to 4 pm. If interested please call 717-692-3699 and speak with […]

2018 #GivingTuesday

Tuesday, Nov. 27 is #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration. Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving (in the U.S.) and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday kicks off the charitable season, when many focus on their holiday and end-of-year giving. With your […]

2018 Nature Discovery Series

Nature Discovery Series 2018 At the Ned Smith Center, we believe education is for everyone. We have developed a series of programs that connect people of all ages with the natural world.  Whether it’s watching waterfowl on the Susquehanna River, taking a spring bird walk with expert guides, or enjoying an informative and entertaining lecture, […]

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