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Upcoming Events

Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art

Cruisin' the Cosmos: Winter Star Party

Millersburg, PA
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 alo... read more

Bluebird Carving Workshop

Millersburg, PA
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 provid... read more

Ned Smith Center presents Stuart and Friends

Millersburg, PA
Join Maestro Stuart Malina of the Harrisburg Symphony Orchestra and guests for an evening of beautiful music in the Ned Smith Gallery.

Discovery Lecture Series: First Investigation of Stream Health (FISH)

Millersburg, PA
Healthy streams are more than just clear water. The ideal stream has healthy land and vegetation around it too. Explore Penn State’s First Investigation of Stream Health (FISH) citizen science opportunity. Volunteers obser... read more

Spring Bird Walks

Millersburg, PA
Spring is an exceptional season for viewing migrating birds.  Join our experienced leaders for one or both mornings to learn about identifying birds in the field.  Not an early bird?  Don’t worry.  You will find us in the ... read more

Discovery Lecture Series: Fungal Fortunes

Millersburg, PA
The field of mycology has never been more accessible to the public, with online forums, books from experts, and workshops in almost all major cities in the U.S. we are seeing more, and more, 'amateur mycologist' contributi... read more

DeSoto Amphitheater: Lester Hirsh

Millersburg, PA
Hirsh is a Grammy-nominated, wonderfully gifted singer, songwriter, guitarist and all-aroundtroubadour. Performing on Spanish 6-string and acoustic 12-string guitar, his style ranges from classical, country, and folk, to B... read more

DeSoto Amphitheater: Men in Harmony

Millersburg, PA
Men in Harmony features more than two dozen members from across central Pennsylvania, and performs spirited musical selections ranging from inspirational hymns to traditional songs of faith, as well as contemporary Christi... read more

DeSoto Amphitheater: Jim Rule - SPECIAL KIDS' SHOW!

Millersburg, PA
Come share a tasty Hall’s ice cream treat and enjoy Jim Rule, an engaging children’s performer. His songs are heard widely on radio and television. Featuring songs and stories in a variety of styles ranging from toe tappin... read more

DeSoto Amphitheater: Ryan Alan Band

Millersburg, PA
The Ryan Alan Band is an emerging country rock band based in Central Pennsylvania, originatingin Halifax, Pa. The band focuses on modern country, but infuses a rock flavor that delivers an appealing musical blend uniquely ... read more

Cruise Control with No Last Call

Millersburg, PA
Enjoy rock, pop and jazz soulful music with Erin Cruise and her band. TheBurg called No Last Call (opening act) “grooviest, hippest, most dangerous street band Harrisburg has ever seen.”

Jazz Me Rhythm and Blues Band

Millersburg, PA
The Jazz Me Rhythm & Blues Band is considered a variety band in that it performs everything from Sinatra to Santana, Motown to ZZ Top and everything in between. Because of this wide variety of songs, the band can entertain... read more

Monarch Butterflies

Millersburg, PA
Join Alan Corson and learn more about the fascinating life of the monarch butterfly. This educational and fun-filled program will include live specimens in a variety of life cycles and will be of interest to those wanting ... read more

DeSoto Amphitheater: Kilmaine Saints

Millersburg, PA
This explosive, high-energy Celtic rock band from Central PA will lift your hearts, your spirits, and your pint when you're not looking.

DeSoto Amphitheater: Shotgunn

Millersburg, PA
We’re getting the party started with Shotgunn, a ten-piece band playing your favorite funky hits from the 60′s and 70′s.

Fall Family Fun Day

Millersburg, PA
This annual event is designed to increase awareness of the natural world with many activities for children and families.  See a live animal presentation from Red Creek Wildlife, hop on the “Pumpkin Express” train or a spec... read more

Halloween Owls

Millersburg, PA
Whooooo's coming to this annual tradition? Celebrate Halloween with the Center at its annual Halloween Owls program, which features live owls from Penn State University's Shaver's Creek Environmental Center. Experts on nig... read more

Halloween Owls

Millersburg, PA
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... read more
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Past Events

Popcorn Hat Players presents Rapunzel!

Popcorn Hat Players presents Rapunzel!

Millersburg, PA
Will the Witch keep Rapunzel forever? How will the Prince rescue Rapunzel from the tower? The children from the audience use their own creativity to help tell this story and to make sure that everyone lives “happily ever after”!
Saturday, November 12 2016 10:00 AM 11:00 AM

Nature Discovery Series: The Wild Game Chef

Nature Discovery Series: The Wild Game Chef

Millersburg, PA
Join us on November 10 for the FINAL installment of the 2016 Nature Discovery Series, the Wild Game Chef, with Rick Calla and Kris Benedict! Rick and Kris will teach you how to incorporate wild fish and game into your everyday menus, whether it’s on vacation or in the comfort of your own home.
Thursday, November 10 2016 7:00 PM 9:00 PM

Feather & Brush Gala

Feather & Brush Gala

Harrisburg, PA
Join us for the 11th anniversary of this much-loved event!  Featuring an elegant cocktail buffet, live and silent auctions, and lively performances by some of central Pennsylvania’s most celebrated vocalists.
Friday, November 4 2016 5:00 PM 10:00 PM

Fall Family Fun Day!

Fall Family Fun Day!

Millersburg, PA
This annual event is designed to increase awareness of the natural world with many activities for children and families.  See a live animal presentation from Red Creek Wildlife, hop on the “Pumpkin Express” train or a special horse-drawn hayride, visit the pumpkin patch, create a fall decoration ...
Saturday, October 8 2016 12:00 PM 4:00 PM

DeSoto Amphitheater: Shotgunn

DeSoto Amphitheater: Shotgunn

Millersburg, PA
We’re getting the party started with Shotgunn, a ten-piece band playing your favorite funky hits from the 60′s and 70′s.
Saturday, September 17 2016 7:30 PM 9:30 PM

A Year in the Field with the God's Country Naturalist

A Year in the Field with the God's Country Naturalist

Millersburg, PA
Kevin Starner, author of “The God's Country Naturalist” book series, will speak about the inspirational impact of Ned Smith and how it led to the writing of his latest book, A Year in the Field.  Modeled after Ned Smith's Gone for the Day, A Year in the Field takes readers on a seasonal journey a...
Thursday, September 8 2016 7:00 PM 8:30 PM

Ted Lick Memorial Sporting Clays Classic

Ted Lick Memorial Sporting Clays Classic

Harrisburg, PA
Enjoy a round of 100 clay birds, a cocktail hour and awards dinner, and a silent and live auction. Plus, you’ll have the opportunity to meet and shoot with dozens of central Pennsylvania business leaders.  And all the while, you’ll be supporting the Center and our unique and dynamic education pro...
Friday, August 26 2016 9:00 AM 6:00 PM

DeSoto Amphitheater: Kilmaine Saints

DeSoto Amphitheater: Kilmaine Saints

Millersburg, PA
This explosive, high-energy Celtic rock band from Central PA will lift your hearts, your spirits, and your pint when you're not looking.
Saturday, August 20 2016 7:30 PM 9:30 PM

DeSoto Amphitheater: Nate Myers and the Aces

DeSoto Amphitheater: Nate Myers and the Aces

Millersburg, PA
Established in 2001, Nate Myers & The Aces performs to a variety of audiences in the Mid-Atlantic US: private parties, college campuses, concert halls, nightclubs and outdoor festivals. Lead by vocalist Nate Myers and his harmonica, the band creates a loose, casual atmosphere in which everyone ca...
Saturday, August 6 2016 7:30 PM 9:30 PM

DeSoto Amphitheater: River City Big Band

DeSoto Amphitheater: River City Big Band

Millersburg, PA
Don't miss this high-energy performance by River City Big Band, led by Steve Rudolph.  River City Big Band is the house band at River City Blues Club and Dart Room on Cameron Street in Harrisburg.
Saturday, June 25 2016 7:30 PM 9:30 PM

Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art

Mailing Address

P.O. Box 33 176 Water Company Road Millersburg, PA 17061
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