Day 16, 2017 – Hanging Out

October 24th, 2017

With rain and 70 km winds forecasted for today, the Skeletons of Vivian Line decided to just “Hang Out” in the tree and take it easy. Can someone give me a “leg up”? Skin-Ann, hanging upside down “drip drying” after yesterday’s rain. I hope the skeletons will fix my winter lights while they are up […]

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Day 15, 2017 – Race to the Finish

October 23rd, 2017

After a lazy day on the golf course yesterday, the Skeletons decided a Potato Sack Race would help strengthen their bones for Halloween. Bones, ready to call a close race in the 100m finals. Scowly and Timex are the official timekeepers.  The Skeletons take this race very seriously to see, who will own the title […]

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Day 14, 2017 – Fore!

October 22nd, 2017

The Skeletons of Vivian Line spent this beautiful Sunday hitting the links at Grave Abbey; a small private course that everyone is dying to be a member. Skin-Ann, Bones wait patiently for the next shot. Always fashionable on and off the course the skeletons are showing off their new t-shirts kindly donated by Dan Shantz, […]

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Day 13, 2017 – It’s a Bird, it’s a Plane, no it’s…

October 21st, 2017

SUPERMAN…  The first superhero was invented by Canadian Joe Shuster and Jerry Siegel in 1933. With only 10 days left until Halloween the skeletons dug deep into their tickle trunk to dress as superheroes today and pay tribute to the Man of Steel. Even the “Incredible” Scowley, and Spidey got caught up in today’s antic. Grim […]

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Day 12, 2017 Part 2 – the Answers

October 21st, 2017

Bones is confident he found the 34 inventions and swears with one arm he never Googled the answers on his Blackberry. Did you find 34?  (we know we said 30…but we lost count of all the great Canadian inventions.) Canadian Inventions showcased by the Skeletons Answers: Canoe Kayak Dogsled Snowblower Toboggan Snowshoes Garbage Bag Blue […]

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Day 12, 2017 – Can You Find 30?

October 20th, 2017

To celebrate Canada’s 150 – The Skeletons wanted to showcase different Canadian inventions. Canadians have made some incredible inventions that have changed people’s lives around the world. We all know the big ones; Canadarm, Insulin, Road lines, Robertson screw, Combine, Pablum,  Saturday Night Live, and Archie, the first Internet search engine, but there are so […]

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Day 11, 2017 – Game On

October 19th, 2017

With their cross country adventure completed the Skeletons would like to show case some  great Canadian inventions before they wrap up their Canada 150 Celebrations. There are 4 sports you can thank Canada for creating. There is no question that Hockey is Canada’s game.  The Skeletons of Vivian Line are regular players in the NHL – […]

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Day 10, 2017 – A Joint Venture to the Territories

October 18th, 2017

The skeletons are finishing their cross Canada adventure travelling by dogsled across; Yukon, Northwest Territories and Nunavut. Treat and Pumpkin are safely secured inside the sled. Wait for Me!! Mush!  Let’s Go! Skin-Ann and Bones work on the Inukshuk so the skeletons will be able to find their way home. Reaper, the lead dog, is […]

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Day 9, 2017 – Under the Prairie Sky

October 17th, 2017

The Skeletons of Vivian Line worked their way across Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta. Making hay while the sun shines! Break Time… their bones are getting weary. Bones is loving his new cowboy boots! Always work to be done on the farm… Working their fingers to the bone! A bucket full of treats.  Pumpkin’s day could not […]

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Day 8, 2017 – Beautiful British Columbia

October 16th, 2017

The Skeletons loved travelling along the west coast of Canada enjoying the landscape of British Columbia.   Whale watching, sea kayaking… mountain climbing there were endless possibilities for the skeletons to explore in British Columbia which has the second largest park system after Canada’s National Parks. A perfect day to climb the Canadian Rocky Mountains. Hang […]

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Find the skeletons in action

You can visit the sketons each October on Vivian Line in Stratford. Watch for the signs.