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Longest Chain of Knots Tied Simultaneously

Longest Chain of Knots Tied Simultaneously

On 3 August 2013, Wendy Chua of Wand Inspiration came to Anglican High School to speak to teachers and parents on the ways to communicate love with teenagers. After the session, 218 participants standing in a long chain, each holding a short span of string tied a knot with those beside them. Tying the knots represent fostering family ... Read More »

Largest Chinese Character Made From Chocolate

Largest Chinese Character Made From Chocolate

For the launch of its Future Office at its Raffles City building as well as its 52nd anniversary on 3 Aug 2013, the Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB) engaged Chef Janice Wong and her team from 2am:lab to create a chocolate sculpture. Using chocolate tubes they formed the 60 cm by 79 cm-high Chinese word ‘ju’ (gather) to ... Read More »

Largest Display Of Handpainted Mugs

Largest Display Of Handpainted Mugs

At Changi Simei constituency’s National Day dinner on 3 Aug 2013, guests were given ceramic mugs as mementos. Before dinner was served, members of Changi Simei CC YEC went from table to table to encourage guests to write their wishes or draw something on the mugs. A total of 1,048 decorated mugs were displayed at the event held ... Read More »

Largest Quilted National Flag

Largest Quilted National Flag

About 8 volunteers from the Kampong Tiong Bahru West RC spent about a month cutting and sewing 7,632 pieces of triangular cloth to make a Singapore flag. The 6.7m by 4.6m quilted flag was ready for display on 28 Jul 2013 as the residents gathered for the Sunday morning’s programme of exercises, yoga laughter, national songs singing and ... Read More »

Largest Shaker Ensemble

Largest Shaker Ensemble

At National Kidney Foundation Sit-A-Thon event held on 28 Jul 2013 at Ngee Ann City Civic Plaza, 1,350 participants played shakers accompanied by drums and percussion played by Temasek Polytechnic students. Participants were encouraged to strap one of their hands to their seats with rubber bands while playing the shakers. By doing so, the organisers hoped to raise ... Read More »

Largest Garden Made of Recycled Materials

Largest Garden Made of Recycled Materials

The Dairy Farm Group’s annual community engagement event this year was held at the open space near JCube on 21 Jul 2013. A highlight of the event was the participation by 10 schools to create an artistically designed garden measuring 19.2m by 8m and using recycled materials. Fuhua Primary School emerged as the winner with its ‘Wizard of ... Read More »

Largest Patchwork Blanket

Largest Patchwork Blanket

Some 2,000 residents, including new immigrants, gathered at the Lawn@Marina Bay on 20 Jul 2013 for the annual International Cultural Fiesta. It was organised by the Marine Parade GRC, Mountbatten and Potong Pasir SMCs. Amidst the carnival-like atmosphere was the display of the largest patchwork blanket measuring 16m by 10m. The project involved some 650 volunteers stitching the ... Read More »