October 18 2012.

The first poppy

The first poppy of the year was presented to Invermere mayor Gerry Taft on Thursday, October 18.

Invermere mayor Gerry Taft (middle) received the first poppy of the season from Invermere Royal Canadian Legion Br. 71 president Ron Cope (right) and poppy master Ken Carlow on Thursday, October 18 at the Invermere cenotaph. General poppy sales begin on Friday, October 26.