20 Artist Studios & Galleries, as well as unique shops form the HACG. For 23 years this artist group has banded together to offer fine art and world-class crafts to visitors and locals, alike. HACG is sponsoring its first destination weekend event on July 9 & 10th, 2011 with fun family activities such as sheepdog demonstration & farm tours, Jazz Party benefit, lots of demonstrations including pottery throwing, basket making, wreath making, 27 antique flywheel engines & Japanese Iris Open Garden Day. Throughout the whole town there will be many art openings, receptions, a lobster bake, pancake breakfast, charter sailing and wood carving workshop. FMI: Harpswellmaine.org/archives/826 for events calender.