As fall continues and the trails are open to all our amazing patrons enjoying the fall foliage, please be respectful of the land. We are asking for your help to keep motorized vehicles off the Ned Smith Center lands, unless express written permission is given by the Executive Director. Although we have posted signage, […]
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: Summer Concert Series Volunteers are needed to help with parking for a few […]
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. February 2019: 2/2 – 2/10: Great American Outdoor Show, all week 9:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the Farm show complex in the Hunters Hall.
Annual Youth Art Contest Extends Deadline MILLERSBURG, PA – The Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art today announced it is accepting entries for the 26th Annual Youth Art Contest until June 7. The theme for 2017 is “The Young of North America”; young artists are encouraged to show their favorite wild baby animals that […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]