Children’s Series CLICK HERE for coupons to children’s series events. Saturday, October 14: Fall Family Fun Day Join the Ned Smith Center and its partners for an awesome autumn afternoon. This annual event increases awareness of the natural world with many activities for children and families, including a live animal presentation. Fall frolickers can also visit […]
We are proud to announce the 2017 season in the DeSoto Amphitheater for the Performing Arts! Click here to see the full lineup!
Saturday, September 23 • Shotgunn Sponsored by Fred & Anne Meckley and Marilyn Kauffman Last show of the season! Shotgunn got its start in the 1970s, playing gigs all over the Lykens Valley. They reunited in the early 2000s, playing benefit concerts for organizations all over the place. Shotgunn plays rock and funk hits from the ’60s […]
Friday & Saturday, July 21-22 • Shakespeare in the Woods: Romeo and Juliet Sponsored by Kyle Kauffman This event is a Community Outreach program, where any size donation buys your ticket to the performance. Featuring a pre-show performance by the NSC Shakespeare Camp. “Did my heart love till now?” Gamut Theatre presents its highly acclaimed educational outreach production of […]
Saturday, July 15 • Cruise Control with No Last Call Sponsored by Carole DeSoto Headed up by hit recording artist, Erin Cruse, Cruise Control Music offers the best live music ensembles in south central PA, from large to small! Enjoy rock, pop and jazz soulful music with Erin Cruise and her band. Have you seen No Last Call […]
Saturday, June 24 • Ryan Alan Band Sponsored by Boyd Foundation in honor of Jim and Becky Ulsh The Ryan Alan Band is an emerging country rock band based in Central Pennsylvania, originating in Halifax, Pa. The band focuses on modern country, but infuses a rock flavor that delivers an appealing musical blend uniquely its own. This […]
Saturday, June 17 • Jim Rule Doors open at 1pm, performance at 2pm Come share a tasty Hall’s ice cream treat and enjoy Jim Rule, an engaging children’s performer. His songs are heard widely on radio and television. Featuring songs and stories in a variety of styles ranging from toe tapping tunes to inspirational anthems, his lyrical […]
Since 2000, Men in Harmony has featured more than two dozen members from across central Pennsylvania. The group performs spirited musical selections ranging from inspirational hymns to traditional songs of faith, as well as contemporary Christian music and new arrangements of classic works, presented in fresh, captivating settings. The rich sound of a male chorus […]
Saturday, June 3 • Lester Hirsh This event generously sponsored by Nancie M. Beinhower Trust. Lester Hirsh is a Grammy-nominated, wonderfully gifted singer, songwriter, guitarist and all-around troubadour. Performing on Spanish 6-string and acoustic 12-string guitar, his style ranges from classical, country, and folk, to Brazilian jazz and Flamenco. His repertoire includes original compositions as well as […]
Don’t miss Jay Smar and his “acoustical buffet of American folk, bluegrass and good ol’ mountain music,” live in the Ned Smith Gallery! TIME: 7:30 p.m. LOCATION: Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art ADMISSION: $10, Ned Smith Center members get $2 off admission.