For those who need to return home each night, Womanship also offers throughout July and August two- and three-day courses departing from Greenport, New York. For additional information, contact Womanship (800-342-9295, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.womanship.com). Sea Sense offers coastal and offshore cruising instruction this summer in New England, on the Chesapeake, and in the Pacific Northwest. These three- , five- , and seven-day courses provide women with a range of hands-on instruction in everything from passagemaking to seamanship, sail trim, engine maintenance, and navigation. New England courses include both a seven-day liveaboard coastal-cruising course in Penobscot Bay for beginning to intermediate sailors that departs from Camden, Maine, and runs August 16-22 and an eight-day liveaboard offshore-passagemaking course that sails from Camden, Maine, to New London, Connecticut, and runs August 23-30. Chesapeake Bay courses include a three-day coastal-cruising course set for July 12-14 and a five-day course from Annapolis, Maryland, for July 16-20. The company also offers a seven-day (July 19-25) coastal-cruising course in the San Juan Islands that sails from Anacortes, Washington. For details and rates, contact the company (800-332-1404, www.seasenseboat ing.com and email@example.com).