New England Cruise 2017

May 20, 2017 - All day - May 27, 2017



Discover a kaleidoscope of beauty and history in Canada and New England – from scenic coastlines to classic lighthouses. All in the spacious elegant comfort of the ms Maasdam.

Register online OR download and complete the NAWJ Cruise registration form.

Event Details

Cabin Information



The cabins reserved for NAWJ at the group rate will not be available after February 19. After that date, cabins will be booked at the regular cruise rate. Nancy Curtis (619-917-5507 ) should be contacted immediately by anyone interested in the cruise.

  Per Person Fares*
Interior Stateroom $759
Ocean-View Stateroom $959
Vista Suite $2,199

Taxes, fees and port expenses are an additional $210 and subject to change. *Assuming double occupancy. Single occupancy 200% of cruise fares.


Download and complete this cruise cabin reservation form and mail, fax or email to:
Nancy Curtis
2334 Vista Valley Lane
Vista, California 92084
Fax: 760-295-7733

For more details not found on this site, including inquiries for cabin mates, contact cruise coordinator Nancy Curtis at


Each traveler's NAWJ registration fee includes an education session, a reception onboard and a cruise memento.


Register online OR download and complete this registration form and mail or email to:

National Association of Women Judges
1001 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Suite 1138
Washington, D.C. 20036

Registration must be received by NAWJ no later than your final payment to the cruise line.


*Fee applies to all members of NAWJ and IAWJ, and their family, friends and guests.


For more details not found on this site, contact cruise coordinator Nancy Curtis

Schedule & Programs


Saturday - 20 May 2017

Depart 4:00 pm Boston, Massachusetts

A pre-boarding session with documentary film maker Liz Canner, who will share the story of the lawsuit involving her request (under New Hampshire's Right to Know law) for police documents relating to a campus assault case in New Hampshire. This case resulted in a landmark decision by the Supreme Court of New Hampshire last August in the field of First Amendment law. A link to the Supreme Court of New Hampshire's August 23, 2016 opinion can be found in this Huffington Post story.

Premiere screening of Liz Canner's documentary film on campus assaults. The film is still in production, and is expected to be released in time for NAWJ's cruise.
Education session of ethics for judges including special considerations for retired judges.
A special cocktail reception exclusive to NAWJ's group.

Sunday - 21 May 2017

Arrive 7:00 am Bar Harbor, Maine - Depart 3:00pm

Monday - 22 May 2017

Arrive 9:00 am Halifax, Nova Scotia - Depart 6:00pm

Tuesday - 23 May 2017

Arrive 11:00 am Sydney, Nova Scotia - Depart 6:00pm

Wednesday - 24 May 2017

Arrive 11:00 am Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island - Depart 6:00pm

Thursday - 25 May 2017

Cruising the Gulf of Saint Lawrence

Friday - 26 May 2017

Arrive 7:00 am Quebec - Depart 6:00pm

Saturday - 27 May 2017

Arrive 7:00 am Montreal, Quebec

Get together for Brunch with Canadian members of IAWJ at an historic restaurant near the port where we disembark.