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Happier Together: A CommUnity Conversation with Tal Ben-Shahar

Want to know the secret to a happy life? Hear from Israeli happiness expert, best-selling author, and Harvard's most popular professor, Tal Ben-Shahar. He'll speak about the power of positive psychology, the joy of community, and his unique perspectives on Israel.

This event is part of UJA’s celebration of Israel@70, and is in collaboration with Manhattan synagogues (see full list below).

If you are in your 20s and 30s, and want to attend a pre-reception hosted by the Emerging Leaders & Philanthropists, please feel free to register here


  • Tuesday, June 12, 2018
  • 7:00 p.m.


  • Temple Emanu-El Streicker Center
    10 East 66th Street
    New York, NY 10065

Additional Information

  • For more information, please contact Rayna Friedman at or 212.836.1258.


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The Actors' Temple · Ansche Chesed · Brotherhood Synagogue · Central Synagogue · Congregation Adereth El · Congregation Beit Simchat Torah · Congregation Emanu-El of the City of New York · Congregation Kehilath Jeshurun · Congregation Magen David of Manhattan & The Sonny and Al Gindi Community Center · Congregation Ohab Zedek · Congregation Ohav Sholom · Congregation Or Zarua · Congregation Orach Chaim · Congregation Ramath Orah · Congregation Rodeph Sholom · Congregation Shaare Zedek · Congregation Shearith Israel · Darkhei Noam · East End Temple · Fifth Avenue Synagogue · JCP Downtown · The Jewish Center · The Jewish Education Project · Kehilat Hadar · Kehilat Rayim Ahuvim · Kehilat Yavneh · Kol HaNeshamah · Lab/Shul · Lincoln Square Synagogue · Mount Sinai Jewish Center · Or Olam · Park Avenue Synagogue · Park East Synagogue · Romemu · Roosevelt Island Jewish Congregation · The Shul of New York · Society for the Advancement of Judaism · Stanton Street Shul · Stephen Wise Free Synagogue · Sutton Place Synagogue · Tamid: The Downtown Synagogue · Temple Israel of the City of New York · Temple Shaaray Tefila · Town & Village Synagogue · West End Synagogue · West Side Institutional Synagogue

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