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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. 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.    

March 12: Ducks and Geese of the Susq.

An annual tradition! Join Scott Bills, Retired Land Management Group Supervisor, PA Game Commission, along the banks of the Susquehanna River at the old Millersburg Gun Club Headquarters (2 miles west of the Ned Smith Center) to learn about waterfowl and their seasonal migration patterns. Plan to stay a few minutes or hang out all […]

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 […]

Sept. 12: Tröegs Rugged Trail Run

September 12, 2015 Registration begins at 9 a.m., race begins at 10 a.m. Post-race party begins at approximately 10:45 a.m. PRE-REGISTRATION IS NO LONGER AVAILABLE – you can register onsite beginning at 9 a.m. This race is open to all ages, and prizes will be given to the top male and female runners in each […]

Aug. 28: Ted Lick Clay Classic

Presented by Friday, August 28, 2015 at the Blue Ridge Sportsmen’s Club, Harrisburg Click Here to Register! Ready, pull! You don’t want to miss this high-profile sporting clay shoot, held at Blue Ridge Sportsmen’s Club in Linglestown, PA. Enjoy a round of 100 clay birds, a cocktail hour and awards dinner, and a silent and live auction. […]

July 25: Nature and Arts Festival

July 30, 2016 from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. at MYO Park and the Ned Smith Center EVENT SPONSOR: Join us for this annual FREE celebration of nature and the arts along the beautiful Susquehanna River in Millersburg! Featuring over 70 programs and performances, the Nature and Arts Festival is the perfect way to celebrate summer! […]

June 22: Ned Smith Center Golf Classic

June 22, 2015 Country Club of Harrisburg 401 Fishing Creek Valley Road, Harrisburg Support the Center’s mission while enjoying friendly competition on one of central PA’s most scenic golf courses.  Our day will include lunch, 18 holes in a handicapped scramble format, skill contests, awards, and a cocktail and dinner reception.  All proceeds will directly benefit […]

June 5: NSC Night at Antony & Cleopatra

There’s nothing quite like Shakespeare under the stars! Join us at Harrisburg Shakespeare Company’s production of Antony and Cleopatra at Harrisburg’s Reservoir Park!  Admission is FREE – just bring a chair or blanket.  Click here for directions! Passion, war, and betrayal erupt in this rich romantic tragedy. Although the sensual Cleopatra has conquered the heart of […]

March 28: NSC at Hbg Book Festival!

We are honored that the Midtown Scholar Bookstore has chosen Gone for Another Day as the opening night program for the 2014 Harrisburg Book Festival! Scott Weidensaul will share insights about his experience editing Gone for Another Day with PCN-TV’s Brian Lockman — PCN will be filming the interview for an upcoming episode of “PA […]

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