Arthur Singer: An American Master

Arthur Singer: An American Master Presented by our Mission Support Partner:  By Paul Singer Arthur Singer’s (1917-1990) career embodied a place where art and science could meet on equal terms and flourish.  The timing was right for this American artist who grew up by coincidence on Audubon Avenue in the Washington Heights section of Manhattan […]

2019 Summer Camps

2019 Summer Camp Registration Now Open General Information At the Ned Smith Center’s acclaimed Summer Camps, campers will not only experience authentic connections with nature, but with each other!  Join us as we discover our world together! Special thanks to Martha Weisgerber, Westminster, MD, with whom we are proud to offer this year’s exciting summer camps! […]

Upcoming Events

Saturday, June 15 – Reception for Arthur Singer: An American Master  Join our mission support partner, Mid Penn Bank, as we welcome Arthur Singer’s sons, Paul and Alan Singer. They share stories about their father and his work, answer questions and participate in a book signing. Light refreshments will be available and admission is free. […]

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: Summer Concert Series Volunteers are needed to help with parking for a few […]

2019 Nature Discovery Series

May 4, Spring Bird Walk Spring is an exceptional season for viewing migrating birds. Join our experienced leaders for one or both mornings to learn about identifying birds in the field. Not an early bird? Don’t worry. You will find us in the parking lot for the first 30 minutes observing birds and getting accustomed […]

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. 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.    

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 […]

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