Join Us!


Join us today and help us preserve Long Island’s fascinating history! LIHS is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit corporation. Donations are tax deductible as allowed by the law.  Dues are $10 per year for individuals, $15 per year for a family.  Additional donations are always welcome.

You may mail your membership dues to: LIHS, PO Box 281, Long Island, ME 04050. Our membership form is below. Forms are also available at the Historical Society Museum, or you may contact us at We’d love to have you join us!


LIHS Membership Form



The LIHS is run ENTIRELY by volunteers! There are lots of opportunities to put your talents to use, either on a long-term year round basis, or on a short-term or one-time only basis. We need help with:


Reviewing Materials

Preparing for an Exhibit

Researching and Adding to our Archives
            Helping with Summer Programs

Hank Lund gave a talk titled “From Foe to Friend”, sharing his experience with German POWs 
during WWII in Aroostook County helping with the potato crop.


PHOTO CREDITS: All photos are staff photos