Vitality In Aging

Hurwich’s memoir, 92 and Dancing, tells the story of her interesting and adventurous life. She spent her first 5 years in Harbin, China, speaking Mandarin and Russian as her first languages. She was raised in the San Francisco Bay Area during the Great Depression. A graduate of UC Berkeley, she served in the Navy as a Lieutenant during WWII. In her early 40s, married with three children, the book relates how a transformative experience drastically altered the path of her life.