Beth Israel hold Shabbat services on the beach in Margate.

MARGATE – Beth Israel Synagoge of Northfield held the first of its annual beach services Friday, July 20 on the beach at Huntington Avenue. Rabbi David M. Weis and Cantor Larisa Averbakh led the congregation in a special Shabbat service for the occasion.

The beach service is an annual tradition at Beth Israel, which was the first congregation in the area to offer a service at the beach. The next beach service is scheduled for 5:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 17 at the same location. All are welcome, and encouraged to bring a beach chair or towel.

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