On Saturday, June 3, Spencer Gamble ’13 and Andrew Todd ’13, friends since kindergarten, served as Cake Bearers at the annual La Merienda Festival in the Memory Garden of the Custom House Plaza in Monterey. This event celebrated Monterey’s 247th year as a city. Mayor Clyde Roberson, State Senator Bill Monning, and retired Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta were all in attendance. Director of Campus Ministry, Jim Micheletti, provided an invocation.
Palma is a private, college-preparatory school for boys in grades 7 through 12 owned and operated by the Christian Brothers Institute of California. Palma School is dedicated to providing young men an excellent education in a Roman Catholic environment that embraces the Essential Elements of an Edmund Rice Christian Brother Education and challenges each individual to develop spiritually, intellectually, morally, physically, and socially.