Omaha .Net User Group June Meeting
Start Time: June 16 2015, 6:00 PM
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Posted by mruwe at June 04 2015, 3:14 AM

Fellow .Net Users,

This month’s .Net UG meeting is right on the heels of May’s meeting. We’re detouring from our normal schedule because we have the opportunity to have a national speaker at the group. It also means that all of you who haven't come to a meeting recently because our meetings are on Thursdays have lost your excuse! ;-) Our next .Net User’s Group meeting will take place on Tuesday, June 16th starting at 6:00 PM. Food and drink will be served by our sponsor starting 15-20 minutes before the start of the meeting.

If you haven't had a chance to explore the new site yet, please poke around and see if you find anything interesting. I would like to specifically point out the discussion area at the bottom of this posting. Feel free to chat about the topic, location, sponsor, technology, the new site, etc. We hope this will be a great way for the community to come together.

Another feature worth pointing out is that our videos are now integrated with our previous events. As always, you can go directly to Vimeo and see all of the postings that we've made. Also, take a moment to thank our video editor Joseph Forsythe for the awesome work that he has done putting these together. Thanks Joseph!

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