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Feb. 25: Winter Star Party!

Don’t miss this FREE astronomical adventure! Join the Center and its partners for a fun-filled evening of star gazing! Simply pack your snacks, bring a bit of curiosity and join us for an evening of delightful discoveries! If you have a telescope, please bring it along! Star Party leaders and their telescopes will remain on-site […]

March 3-5: Bluebird Carving Workshop

Don’t miss out on this unique creative opportunity! In this three-day workshop, you will carve a blank piece of wood into a “smoothie” bird carving, then paint details of an eastern bluebird. Both carving and painting techniques will be taught. One wood blank will be provided, participants may bring their own carving tools and painting […]

Romberger Gallery: Wendy Weyant

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, […]

Nov. 29: #GivingTuesday

Black Friday is over. Cyber Monday is history.  And now it’s Giving Tuesday, a growing online giving movement, transforming how people think about, talk about and participate in the giving season. Today, the Center has a simple goal: to raise $3,000 toward our unique and dynamic education programming.  From $10 to $500, any contribution helps. Click the button below […]

Nov. 4: Feather & Brush Gala

Join us for the 11th anniversary of this much-loved event! The Gala is one of the Center’s most popular events, and also one of its most crucial fundraisers, raising dollars in support of the Center’s diverse programming. In addition to an elegant cocktail buffet, this year’s gala will feature live and silent auctions, performances by […]

Oct. 29: Halloween Owls!

The Ned Smith Center is proud to announce the next installment of its 2016 Discovery Lecture Series, and one of its best-loved annual programs: Halloween Owls on Saturday, October 29, 2016. Kids’ Program: 6 p.m. – 7 p.m. Regular Program: 7:30 p.m. Halloween Owls features live owls from Penn State University’s Shaver’s Creek Environmental Center. Experts on night-time […]

Oct. 8: Fall Family Fun Day

Join us for an awesome autumn afternoon! The Details: TIME: Saturday, October 8, 2016 from 12 p.m. – 4 p.m. PLACE: Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art, 176 Water Company Road, Millersburg ADMISSION: $5 for ages 2 and older, Family Four-Pack $15 CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD A FREE COUPON! This annual event is designed to increase awareness […]

Rugged Trail Run RESULTS!

Thanks to all who participated in the 2015 Tröegs Rugged Trail Run for Conservation! Click here to see the overall race results! Click here to see the results by age group! Stay tuned for more information about next year’s event.  

Sept. 10: Susquehanna Coal Diggers

We are proud to announce the next installment of our 2015 Discovery Lecture Series: Susquehanna Coal Diggers on Thursday, September 10 at 7 p.m.  This program will be led by retired Millersburg Ferry captain Jack Dillman. Retired Millersburg Ferry captain Jack Dillman will share the story of the river men of the Susquehanna coal fleet, who, from […]

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