John Bear Mitchell — Author, Storyteller and Educator

John Bear Mitchell, a lecturer in Wabanaki Studies at the University of Maine, said that learning of positive interactions between Indians and European settlers is important.
John Bear Mitchell, a lecturer in Wabanaki Studies at the University of Maine, said that learning of positive interactions between Indians and European settlers is important. "You are afraid of what you don't know," he said while talking about the story of the Martha & Eliza.

We are pleased to announce that John Bear Mitchell will be our entertainer during Natural History Week 2020. John is a Penobscot author, storyteller and educator.  (Click here to read more about John Bear Mitchell)

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