Nature’s Discovery Play Area

Nature’s Discovery Play Area Click Here to donate. Short Summary Ned Smith spent a lifetime connecting nature, people and the arts. Our mission remains the same, to merge the arts and the natural world and foster a celebration of both. We have started a peer-to-peer crwodfunding campaign to help us fund an all natural play area.  […]

Kopp Exhibit in Olewine Gallery

The Faye Arleen and Lawrence Joseph Kopp Collection of Butterflies and Moths January 10 – mid-April 2018 This extensive collection features 18,941 worldwide exotic and local species of butterflies and moths.  With multiple mounting capabilities and mobiles this show is a beautiful work of art for all to enjoy. Starting in 1950, siblings Faye Arleen […]

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, […]

2018 Spring Gallery Series

Tickets are available by calling (717) 692-3699 or at the Center. Seats are limited, please call ahead. Gallery Series Friday, April 6, 2018: Leblanc and Kissinger Now that Ric and Bob are “back together”, they have a new passion for the music and are thoroughly enjoying performing again as a duo. The ability to adapt a unique selection […]

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 3-11: The Great American Outdoor Show The Ned Smith Center will have a booth set up at the GAOS which will be staffed by your favorite staff members and […]

New Nature and Art Educator

We would like to take a moment to introduce Bryanna Kenno, our new nature and art educator. Bryanna is an Upper Dauphin Area High School graduate and Millersburg native. She holds an Agriculture and Extension Education degree from Penn State University, as well as three minors in related fields. She spent one year in Green […]

*NEW* Membership Benefits for 2018!

We got rid of coupons!   We are proud to offer our members these great benefits, plus many more: •  15% off Facility Rentals •  Generous discounts on NSCNA merchandise, including patches and new items featuring the art of Ned Smith •  UNLIMITED free admission to Ned Smith Gallery and Olewine Gallery • FREE tickets to DeSoto Amphitheater Shows! Monthly Stewardship Program If you would like to be free […]

New glassware is in the building!

The Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art is proud to announce the production and availability of our new glassware sets. Each set contains four glasses with ETCHED Ned Smith artwork. They are dishwasher safe and make a great gift. We have the following available for purchase in our gift shop: Rocks glasses – $16.99/set […]

Still need a gift?

Our gift shop has gifts for everyone; just in time for the Holidays! The Artist The Concert Goer The Entertainer Animal Lover The one who has it all These Items and many more are also offered in our gift shop! Stop by and see what great treasures you can find.

Holiday Hours

The Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art’s office and galleries will be CLOSED on the following dates to observe holidays. Monday, January 1, 2018 – New Years Day Winter Hours The Ned Smith Center galleries and gift shop are open Tuesday – Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Office hours are Monday – Friday, […]

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