Largest Collection Of Wishes Written On T-Shirts

Largest Collection Of Wishes Written On T-Shirts

A group of enthusiastic people from Executive Coach International had taken upon themselves to do a 24-hour ‘Live Your Mark Walkathon’ to convey the message of living life consciously. Starting at 6.30pm on 6 Jul 2012 at Tiong Bahru Station, these passionate people headed into town, getting passers-by to write inspiring messages on their T-shirts and also getting them to join them in the walk in handwritten T-shirts.   By ... Read More »

Longest Dancing Dragon

Longest Dancing Dragon

At the opening of the Shine Youth Festival, a month-long event to encourage youths to give back to the community, 300 youths formed a 800m-long cloth dragon. The dragon, together with a few hundred youths in cosplay and unusual costumes, paraded Orchard Road from the Civic Plaza to 313@Somerset and back. More than 12,000 youths turned up at the event on 30 Jun 2012. Read More »

Largest Garden

World’s Largest Climate-Controlled Conservatories

The 101-ha Gardens by the Bay planted with 220,000 plants from almost every continent, opened on 29 Jun 2012. Its most prominent features are the two conservatories which are the largest climate-controlled conservatories in the world. The cool-dry Flower Dome has a gross area of 12,800 sqm. The cool-wet Cloud Forest occupies 7,300 sqm. The Supertrees made of concrete and steel and covered with creepers, reach as high as 50m. ... Read More »

Largest Mosaic Made From Phone Wipes

Largest Mosaic Made From Phone Wipes

The National Council Against Drug Abuse and Central Narcotics Bureau launched the anti-drug abuse campaign on 24 Jun 2012 at the Cathay Open Plaza. Singapore Polytechnic helped to conceptualise activities for the campaign and put together a 2.4m by 14.4m board with the words ‘Life does not rewind, make the right choice’. The board was a mosaic made of 20,000 phone wipes printed for the campaign and assembled by volunteers ... Read More »

Most Number Of People Playing Congkak Together

Most Number Of People Playing Congkak Together

It’s Mendaki’s 30th anniversary and what better way to mark the occasion than to get people to play the traditional Malay game of congkak. At the Mendaki Learning Festival held at the Singapore Expo on 17 Jun 2012, 816 players came together for the game of mental agility. Even for those new to congkak, they picked up the game very quickly. Other than setting the record, the other incredible thing is ... Read More »

Most Number Of Fathers And Children Reading Together

Most Number Of Fathers And Children Reading Together

The Singapore National Co-operative Federation organised an event to mark the UN International Year of Co-operatives for its cooperative members at Marina Barrage. At the event on 9 Jun 2012, National Library Board arranged for 2,750 fathers and children to read together Dr Seuss’ classic ‘Horton hatches the egg’. Annually, the Board runs the ‘10000 Fathers Reading’ campaign to encourage fathers to read to their children on a regular basis. Read More »

Largest Heart Formation Made Of Paper Crafts

Largest Heart Formation Made Of Paper Crafts

At Singapore Heart Foundation’s inaugural Project Heart 2012, six schools – Bedok Town Secondary School, Republic Polytechnic, Ngee Ann Polytechnic, Anderson Secondary School, Yishun Junior College and Inspiration Design International School – took part in the ‘Shape A Heart’ challenge. Their combined paper craft designs formed a giant heart display measuring 2.75m by 2.75m. The event was held at Pasir Ris Sports & Recreation Centre on 19 May 2012. Read More »

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