Break a Guinness World Record
Organized by Councilmember Chappie Jones - City of San Jose

Village Square Branch Library 95135
4/16/16
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About this Opportunity


This event can accommodate groups! Click here to register a group.
This event is kid-friendly! Register your kids to volunteer too!

Don’t miss the chance to be a part of history by participating in our attempt to break a Guinness World Record for most languages read aloud!

All languages are welcome! If you do not see your language, please contact the event coordinator at [email protected] or 408-535-4908.

Please note that the book to be read, "The Colors of Us" takes approximately 2 1/2 to 3 minutes to read. Each reader will be asked to translate the book to their respective language prior to the event (material will be emailed after registration) and send back to the event coordinator. Printed translations will be provided on the day of the event.

Reading order and time will be finalized and sent via email prior to the event.

Register for this opportunity:

English Reader 11:30 AM - 11:35 AM 10 Do-Goodrs (out of 10 ) registered.
Spanish Reader 11:35 AM - 11:40 AM 10 Do-Goodrs (out of 10 ) registered.
Tagalog Reader 11:45 AM - 11:50 AM 5 Do-Goodrs (out of 10 ) registered.
French Reader 12:20 PM - 12:25 PM 5 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Chinese Reader 11:40 AM - 11:45 AM 5 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Vietnamese Reader 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM 5 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
French Reader 12:20 PM - 12:25 PM 2 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Korean Reader 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM 2 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
German Reader 12:25 PM - 12:30 PM 3 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Russian Reader 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM 5 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Arabic Reader 01:05 PM - 01:10 PM 5 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Italian Reader 12:15 PM - 12:20 PM 4 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Portuguese Reader 12:50 PM - 12:55 PM 5 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
French Creole Reader 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM 0 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Polish Reader 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM 0 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Hindi Reader 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM 5 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Japanese Reader 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM 4 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Cantonese Reader 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM 1 Do-Goodr (out of 5 ) registered.
Mandarin Reader 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM 5 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Urdu Reader 11:55 AM - 12:00 PM 5 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Persian Reader 12:10 PM - 12:15 PM 2 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Gujarathi Reader 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM 5 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Greek Reader 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM 0 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Igbo 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM 1 Do-Goodr (out of 5 ) registered.
Armenian Reader 12:35 PM - 12:40 PM 0 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Punjabi Reader 12:05 PM - 12:10 PM 5 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Hebrew Reader 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM 1 Do-Goodr (out of 5 ) registered.
Bengali Reader 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM 2 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Hmong Reader 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM 1 Do-Goodr (out of 5 ) registered.
Mon Khmer,Cambodian Reader 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM 0 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Ukranian Reader 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM 0 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Yiddish Reader 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM 0 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Albanian Reader 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM 0 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Hungarian Reader 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM 1 Do-Goodr (out of 5 ) registered.
Malayalam Reader 01:00 PM - 01:05 PM 5 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Pennsylvania Dutch Reader 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM 0 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Cushite Reader 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM 0 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Serbo Croatian Reader 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM 0 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Romanian Reader 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM 1 Do-Goodr (out of 5 ) registered.
Syriac Reader 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM 0 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Loatian Reader 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM 0 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Dutch Reader 12:45 PM - 12:50 PM 3 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Serbian Reader 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM 0 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Turkish Reader 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM 1 Do-Goodr (out of 5 ) registered.
Thai Reader 03:50 PM - 03:55 PM 1 Do-Goodr (out of 5 ) registered.
Llocano Reader 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM 0 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Penutian Reader 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM 0 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Navajo Reader 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM 0 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Dakota Reader 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM 0 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Yupik Reader 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM 0 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Farsi Reader 12:30 PM - 12:35 PM 0 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Telegu Reader 11:50 AM - 11:55 AM 5 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Tamil Reader 01:55 PM - 02:00 PM 3 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Formosan Reader 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM 0 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Samoan Reader 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM 0 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Amharic Reader 12:00 PM - 12:05 PM 2 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Greek Reader 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM 0 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Indonesian Reader 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM 2 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Chamorro Reader 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM 1 Do-Goodr (out of 5 ) registered.
Swedish Reader 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM 3 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Czech Reader 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM 1 Do-Goodr (out of 5 ) registered.
Fulani Reader 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM 0 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Marathi Reader 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM 5 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Swahili Reader 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM 0 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Danish Reader 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM 0 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Irish Gaelic Reader 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM 0 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Norwegian Reader 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM 0 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Algonquian Reader 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM 0 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Bantu Reader 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM 0 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Bisayan Reader 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM 0 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Nepali Reader 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM 0 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Cajun Reader 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM 0 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Keres Reader 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM 0 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Apache Reader 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM 0 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Zuni Reader 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM 0 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Malay 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM 2 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Latin 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM 1 Do-Goodr (out of 5 ) registered.
Kannada 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM 5 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Sanskrit 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM 5 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Finnish 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM 1 Do-Goodr (out of 5 ) registered.
Marwari (Rajasthani) 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM 3 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Navajo 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM 0 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Nez Perce 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM 0 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Burmese 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM 0 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Maithili 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM 2 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Assyrian 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM 4 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Konkani 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM 3 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Tigrigna 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM 1 Do-Goodr (out of 5 ) registered.
Taiwanese 02:50 PM - 02:55 PM 2 Do-Goodrs (out of 5 ) registered.
Slovak 03:45 PM - 03:50 PM 1 Do-Goodr (out of 5 ) registered.