Native American Astronomy Tales and Legends

8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wilson Museum
120 Perkins St., Castine, ME

On Tuesday, August 15th, from 8 – 10 p.m., the shore lot at the Wilson Museum in Castine will be the scene of an outdoor program of Native American Astonomy, including tales and legends. The program will be presented by John Bear Mitchell, who is a member of the Penobscot Nation on Indian Island. He serves as the Associate Director of the Wabanaki Center at the University of Maine in Orono. This event is free and open to the public. You’ll never look at the night sky the same way again! When you arrive at the Museum’s campus, look for the campfire on the lawn. Feel free to bring a blanket or lawn chairs to sit on. For more information, please contact the Wilson Museum at (207) 326-9247 or

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