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Oct. 28: Halloween Owls

Saturday, October 28: Halloween Owls Whoooo’s coming to this annual tradition? Celebrate Halloween with the Ned Smith Center at its annual Halloween Owls program. This program features live owls from Penn State University’s Shaver’s Creek Environmental Center. Experts on night-time raptors will explore the facts and shatter the myths about these beautiful creatures. Certified bird banders […]

12th Annual Feather and Brush Gala

The Feather & Brush Gala is one of the Center’s premiere fundraising events, and we hope you will join us in celebration of nature and the arts on Friday, November 3 at 6:30 p.m. at the Country Club of Harrisburg, 401 Fishing Creek Valley Road. This great evening features an elegant cocktail buffet, live and silent auctions, an informative and entertaining program, […]

Environmental Educator Position OPEN

Environmental Educator The Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art, located in Millersburg, PA, is seeking a full-time Art and Nature Educator reporting to the Lead Environmental Educator and the Executive Director. The ideal candidate would have a degree from an accredited college or university in art, forestry, biology, environmental studies or related fields; a […]

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. September 17-23: Gratz Fair The Ned Smith Center will display first through third place in all 4 of our Youth Art age categories at the Gratz Fairgrounds. These pieces […]

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 […]

Sept. 23: Shotgunn!

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 […]

Free Screening of Ned Smith Documentary

Ned Smith: Gone for the Day WITF in partnership with the Pennsylvania Conservation Heritage Project continues to produce documentaries as part of an on-going effort to tell the story of the state’s rich conservation heritage and the people who helped protect our resources. One of the many conservation heroes who helped shape Pennsylvania’s environmental heritage was self-trained […]

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