Nine is the natural number to follow 8 and precedes 10 ~ this year 09 09 09 falls on a Wednesday. This is an international multi-location event to celebrate 09/09/09. Each location will have an event geocoin, common design with custom colors per event.
The Minnesota location will be at Champps in Maplewood (1734 Adolphus St.) So come on out and celebrate this event. Get caught up with some stories from old friends or learn some new stories from new friends. The stories will start around 7:00 and go until 9:09 p.m. Bring your extra geocoins for a little informal trading too
History of Nine
Nine is a composite number, its proper divisors being 1 and 3. It is 3 times 3 and hence the third square number. 9 is a Motzkin number. It is the first composite lucky number. Nine is the highest single-digit number in the decimal system. 9 = 1001 in binary
The origin of the 9 integers can be attributed to the ancient Indian civilization, and was adopted by subsequent civilizations in conjunction with the 0. Nine is the atomic number of fluorine. A human pregnancy normally lasts nine months. Nine ball is the standard professional pocket billiards. Cats have 9 lives. "Love Potion No. 9 originally performed by The Clovers in 1955. The word "K-9" pronounces the same as canine and is used in many U.S. police departments to denote the police dog unit.
Other event locations include:
Washington (Seattle), Pennsylvania (Pittsburgh), Michigan (Southeast), South Carolina (Conway), Texas (Dallas), Hawaii (Honolulu), Mississippi (Jackson), North Carolina (Chapel Hill), Missouri (St Louis), Nevada (Las Vegas), New York (Central), Alabama (Huntsville), New Jersey (South), Georgia (Columbus), Oregon (Eastern), Maine, Colorado (Denver), South Dakota (Sioux Falls), Illinois (Peoria), Japan (Misawa), Portugal (Lisbon), United Kingdom, Australia (Western), and Canada (Ontario). All locations will have an individual event coin available for purchase.
Coins will be available at the event for $9.99. If you would like to reserve yours ahead of time, please e-mail through my profile.
If you plan on attending, please include in your posting how many will be in your group. Be sure to watch this page for updates, changes, picture of the coins and/or announcements.
Remember if you miss this event you will have to wait a hundred years for the next 09-09-09