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Longest Conga Line In A Public Library

03:20 United States

Colleen LaBarbera led 60 people from Ohio Township Public Library System to dance in a conga line as part of their 2012 Summer Reading Program activity.

Largest Group Hug In A School Library

00:18 United States

Led by Janet, a total of 70 people from Library Forum, a community of readers and writers at Robinson High School in Illinois, joined together for a group hug at their school library. Their motto is "Read Responsibly. Write Creatively. Think Independently."

Most Librarians Riding A Roller Coaster At Once

01:30 United States

Twelve librarians from the New Jersey Library Association rode the El Toro roller coaster at Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson, New Jersey. They set the record to break the stereotype that librarians are introverted and timid shushers and to help foster a better understanding of what librarians are like.

Most Birthday Wishes From Verified Celebrities On Twitter

United States

Mr. S. sent celebrities a tweet on his July 14th birthday, requesting a birthday wish. He mentioned in an attached link that for each wish he received he would donate $3.00 to Open Door Shelter in Norwalk, Connecticut. Twelve verified celebrities responded to his request in 24 hours. Read more about the feat here.

Most Nintendo DS Cases Balanced On Head In A Public Library

00:11

Mary Beth Graham of the Circulation Department at the Thomas Ford Memorial Library[] balanced 10Nintendo DS cases on her head. [#TFML01][]

Most Hand Puppets In A Public Library To Say "I Love The Library!" At Once

00:41 United States

Together with parents and caregivers, Miss Dana’s Read and Rhyme class held 34 puppets at Thomas Ford Memorial Library, saying “I love the library” at once. [#TFML01][]

Most People Saying "Anaconda Squeeze" In A Public Library

00:14 United States

Led by Jake Fisher and William Stankey, patrons of theThomas Ford Memorial Library[] set a world record for the most people saying “Anaconda Squeeze” in a public library. In total, 24 people participated. [#TFML01][]

Most Readers' Advisory Books Held In One Hand In A Public Library

01:58

Rick Roche, head of Adult Services at the Thomas Ford Memorial Library[], held 10 Readers’ Advisory (RA) books, and tells why he chose them. [#TFML01][]

Most Cardigans Worn At Once By A Librarian In A Public Library

02:45 United States

A librarian named Heidi Beazley put on 12 cardigans at Thomas Ford Memorial Library[]. [#TFML01][]

Fastest Time To Check In A Shopping Cart Full Of Books At A Public Library

05:21

Sandy Frank, Head of Circulation at the Thomas Ford Memorial Library[], checked in a shopping cart full of library books in four minutes, 58.50 seconds. #TFML01

Tallest Golf Pencil Tower In A Public Library

00:17

Doug Grasty built a golf pencil tower 75 levels in height at theThomas Ford Memorial Library[]. [#TFML01][]

Heaviest Book Shelved On The Top Shelf In A Public Library By A Page Less Than 4'8" Tall

01:15 United States

Library page Mary Baker shelved a book weighing 9.6 pounds on the top shelf at the Thomas Ford Memorial Library. [#TFML01][]

Largest Group Reading A Poem At A Library At Once

02:16 United States

A total of 173 people read a poem at a library at once. The record was part of the Summer Reading Program at CPH Library in Clifton Park, New York.

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