Read the Book – Meet the Author

March 24, 2020

“Sarah Hurwitz was Michelle Obama’s head speechwriter, and with this book she becomes Judaism’s speechwriter.”Adam Grant NYT Best-Selling Author

“This is a book we have been waiting for, and Hurwitz is an Important new voice on the Jewish scene.Rabbi Joseph Telushkin, Author, Jewish Literacy

In her new book, Here All Along: Finding Meaning, Spirituality, and a Deeper Connection to Life—in Judaism, Sarah Hurwitz explores such topics as mindfulness, gratitude, and life balance as she offers a thoughtful reflection on her journey from being a Hebrew school dropout to where she is today. Illuminating why Judaism matters and how its wisdom can transform us, the book has been lauded as a must-read regardless of where you are on the religious spectrum. Books will be provided by The Open Door Bookstore and may be purchased at a 20% discount before March 10. Copies will also be for sale at this event. No reservations needed. For more details, please contact Arnie Rotenberg, Director of Congregational Jewish Living at 518-374-8173 or