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! […]
Friday, April 12 – Reception for the Friends of the Ned Smith Center Exhibit Dharla Maiden and the Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art staff would like to invite you to join us in celebrating the diversity of art and Friends of the Ned Smith Center exhibit. Enjoy an evening at the Ned Smith Center […]
April 6, Hunter Trapper Safety FULL This training course is required by law for all first-time hunters and trappers before buying a license and is open to anyone age 11 and older. There will be a certification exam at the end of the course. Course manuals are available at the Ned Smith Center gift shop during […]
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.
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 […]
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, […]
The Winter Bird Feeding workshop, regularly scheduled for 7pm Nov. 15, has been postponed. The program will now take place Thursday, Nov. 29, 7-9pm. We will still be led by Scott Bills. The program is $5 per person 6 and older. You can preregister by calling 717-692-3699.
The Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art today announced it is accepting entries for the 25th Annual Youth Art Contest until June 8. The theme for 2018 is “The Young and Wild”; young artists are encouraged to show their favorite wild baby animals in their natural habitat. Aspiring artists, grades 1 through 12 (or […]
2018 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 […]
2018 Theme: The Young and Wild Official 2018 Youth Art Contest Rules and Entry Form CLICK HERE to see the winners of the 2017 contest! Students from across the country participate in the annual youth art contest, designed to inspire the next generation of wildlife artists. Winning entries are exhibited at the Center during the Nature and Arts Festival, […]