ABOUT CLOSING OUR CORPORATION

January 2021 is the first Ninepatch issue that I have published and mailed without funds from our corporation.When we closed the Ninepatch corporation at the end of 2020, funds remaining had to be donated to other 501C3 (religious/educational) non-profit organizations. Previously, these funds were carried over to the new year and paid our expenses […]

FACEBOOK NINEPATCH WEEKLY TOPICS FOR JANUARY 2021:

Week 1: “What made you happy in 2020?”Week 2: “What did you learn in 2020?”Week 3: “What do you hope for in 2021?”Week 4: “Have you ever been camping? If so where? If not,where would you go if you could?”

FROM THE NINEPATCH FACEBOOK PAGE

Following are a few December 2020 comments from our Facebook page.

Week One: “I was raised to believe…”

Georgene (Oct.’20): “I was raised to believe “My house… my rules!” (It was Dad’s house.)”

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Gail (Dec.’20): “If you can’t say anything nice, don’t say anything at all.”

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Frances Fritzie (Editor)

“Easy-peasy! I was […]

OUR MONTHLY QUESTION

Our December question: “If you started a magazine, what would you call it and what would be in it?” will continue, and a new one joins in for your consideration: “Do you dream? If so, tell one of your memorable ones. If not, tell what you would like to dream about!”

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QUESTIONS ABOUT CLOSING THE NINEPATCH CORPORATION

I hear many questions concerning closing the Ninepatch corporation.Here are a few:Q “If Ninepatch will no longer be a ‘non-profit,’ will the news-letters, website and Facebook continue?”A The newsletter, web site and Facebook Group page will continue.Q “What does it mean Ninepatch will “no longer be a non-profit?”A When we stop being a non-profit, […]

FACEBOOK GROUP SHARING nov 2020

Following is a trio of comments to one of our weekly topics: “When I have time to myself on a rainy day, I like to…”Gail (Oct.’20) said, “Rain on the roof used to be a comforting sound, but I don’t hear it so much anymore. I try to block out gray rainy days with […]

A SHARING TOPIC – nov 2020

Better late than never! I am just getting around to commenting on an August 2020, week four FACEBOOK question, “My biggest snack craving is for…”Nancyann (Oct.’20) says, “My biggest snack craving is Jiffy Creamy Peanut Butter and Ritz crackers. To keep the crackers fresh longer, I buy the eight fresh stacks box. I stock […]

OUR MONTHLY QUESTION

Our July-August ques-tion, “When did you last sing to yourself and what was it?” brought a comment from Nancyann (Sept. ‘20).

She said, “One night in recent months I was going to sleep and happened to remember my repertoire of lullabies. As the older of several children, they were melodies I learned as a […]

FORUM oct 2020

Dear Malaina,

I loved the images of your porch! I, too, like to hang out in my outside area. I have not been as productive with plants though. I am shaded by three hanging geraniums.

Liz

Liz/Moascar (See also her letter to the editor

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NINEPATCH FACEBOOK TOPICS

For September 2020:Week 1: “If you could change anything about the way you were raised, what would it be?”Week 2: “Do you speak more than one language? If so, what is/are it/they?”Week 3: “The most useless thing in the house is…”Week 4: “When I have time to myself on a rainy day, I like […]