(19) Help some of the statewide organizations that are working hard to protect the character of Vermont. January 12, 2016 23 Things, Inspiration Visit the Vermont Land Trust and the Vermont Natural Resources Council for starters. Share This Tweet Share See Also (21) Take a trip to a local farm or farmers market and buy some of their products — chances are, they are farming on a bit of Vermont history. Check out the farmers who are a part of the Vermont Fresh Network. (5) Visit your local library. Chances are, it's located in a historic building. If you are really curious, find answers to your questions about Vermont history at the Vermont History Center in Barre. (7) Attend Vermont’s annual Historic Preservation Conference. Connect with and get inspired by anyone and everyone involved in preservation and downtowns.