A garden of public delight | February 26, 2010 | Palo Alto Weekly | Palo Alto Online |

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Cover Story - February 26, 2010

A garden of public delight

Gamble Garden celebrates 25 years as Palo Alto's 'secret treasure'

by Carol Blitzer

In the last decades of her life, Elizabeth Gamble could be spotted leaving buckets full of cut flowers from her bountiful garden on the sidewalk — a gift to her Old Palo Alto neighbors and passersby.

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Associate Editor Carol Blitzer can be e-mailed at cblitzer@paweekly.com.

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Posted by candice
a resident of College Terrace
on Mar 11, 2010 at 5:48 pm

How exactly does this benefit seniors?

Are there classes/meals/ activities specifically for that age group? what if you don't want to garden and would rather have a lovely place to socialize?

Are there speakers on issues of interest to seniors ever?


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