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 […]
Join the Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art in celebrating our new Olewine exhibit: Free Reception on Friday, June 16, at 6:30 p.m. featuring Roger Tory Peterson’s son, Lee. RSVP by calling 717-692-3699, space is limited. Light refreshments and raffles available. Bird walk with Lee Peterson on Saturday, June 17, at 7:30 a.m. Tickets […]
The work of one of the 20th century’s most preeminent artist-naturalists is coming to the Ned Smith Center this spring — Roger Tory Peterson, the man whose very name is synonymous with birds and birding. The exhibit, which will run from April 7 to the end of Aug. in the Olewine Gallery, will feature a […]
Your presence is requested for an unforgettable evening featuring dinner, open galleries, a meeting and a presentation exclusively for members and honored guests. The first annual membership meeting will take place on Friday, April 28, 2017, at the Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art. Guests will gather at 5:30 p.m. and dinner will begin at […]
Imagine a vocalist with the velvet of Etta James and the gravel of Janis Joplin and you have Ann Kerstetter, a blues powerhouse that has performed at the International Blues Challenge in Memphis, the Billtown Blues Festival and more. Don’t miss her high-energy performance, live in the Ned Smith Gallery! TIME: 7:30 p.m. LOCATION: Ned Smith Center […]
Join Appalachian Trail Conservancy with support of their partners at the Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art, Thursday, April 20, 2017 at 7 p.m. for a glimpse into quantifying the worth of the area we live, work and recreate. Please RSVP as space is limited firstname.lastname@example.org or call 717-258-5771
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.
Using nests and egg specimens collected over the past two centuries, California photographer Sharon Beals conveys the almost impossible artistry and architecture of birds’ nests — and the fragility of the creatures that construct them — through her stunning images, many of which appear in her best-selling 2011 book, Nests. Click here to learn more!
After working closely with the Harrisburg Symphony Orchestra, we have been able to successfully reschedule Maestro Malina’s performance. The performance will now take place on Thursday, April 13 at 7:30 p.m. Staff at the Center has attempted to contact all current ticket holders for the event. If you you have not been contacted and cannot […]
The work of Millerstown-based mixed media artist Wendy Weyant is currently featured in the Romberger Hallway Gallery. Weyant, now retired, spent 33 years as an art teacher in the Newport School District. Weyant holds a BFA in weaving and fibers from Edinboro University of Pennsylvania. Weyant’s work features themes of nests, eggs, hearts and roots, […]