Here’s the latest roundup of developer events in the northeast for the rest of March into April. As always, if you know of a missing event, please let me know.

-Chris

Online

March 21
Linked .NET User Group
A deep tour around Orchard Project with Bertrand Le Roy

March 24
Linked .NET User Group
Visual Studio 2010 Tips and Tricks with Lisa Feigenbaum

May 10
Linked .NET User Group
Scott Guthrie Unplugged 9 - an open Q&A session

Connecticut

March 8
Connecticut .NET Developers Group – Farmington, CT
”Introduction to SQL Server 2008 R2 Master Data Services” – Brian Berry

March 14
Hartford Area Build Guild – Farmington, CT

April 5
Agile Connecticut - Farmington, CT

April 12
Connecticut .NET Developers Group – Farmington, CT
”Developing a Real Windows Phone 7 Application” – Ben Day

June 18
Code Camp Hartford 4 – Bloomfield, CT

Schedule TBD
New England Silverlight Guild – Farmington, CT
Fairfield/Westchester SQL Server UG - Stamford, CT
Fairfield/Westchester .NET User Group – Stamford, CT
Hartford SQL Server Users Group – Farmington, CT
Connecticut DotNetNuke User Group - Bethany, CT

Maine

March 15
Web Designers User Group – Portland, ME

March 22
Bangor Area .Net Developers (BAND) - Bangor, ME

Schedule TBD
Maine Bytes User Group - Portland, ME
Maine Developer Network - Augusta, ME

Massachusetts

March 8
Cape Cod .NET User Group – Plymouth, MA
”Introducing the Query Optimizer” – Grant Fritchey

March 8
Build Guild – Salem, MA
”Web People, Adult Beverages, High Fives”

March 8
DotNetNuke Boston Meetup – Cambridge, MA

March 9
Boston Web Design Meetup – Cambridge, MA

March 9
Boston Area SharePoint Users Group – Cambridge, MA
“See Beyond the Numbers: Data Visualization in SharePoint 2010” – Chris McNulty & Sadalit van Buren

March 10
Beantown .NET User Group - Cambridge, MA
“Top 5 Mistakes From My Last Successful Project” – Ben Day

March 10
New England SQL Server User Group - Waltham, MA
“PowerShell” – Tim Roberts

March 14
New England F# User Group – Cambridge, MA
“Scala for F# Developers” – Nermin Serifovic

March 15
Boston JavaScript Meetup – Cambridge, MA
“Advanced HTML5 Video with Popcorn.js” – Rick Waldron

March 15
Greater Boston New Technology Meetup – Cambridge, MA

March 16
jQuery Boston Meetup – Boston, MA
“Tiki Wiki CMS Groupware and jQuery: The Story of a Successful Integration”

March 16
New England ASP.NET Professionals – Waltham, MA
“SharePoint 2010 for ASP.NET Developers” – Bob German

March 16
Boston .NET Architecture Study Group - Waltham, MA

March 16
HTML5 Game Development Meetup – Boston, MA

March 17
Western Mass Developers’ Group – Hadley, MA

March 19
Boston Business Intelligence – Waltham, MA
Special Event: Microsoft Business Intelligence Firestarter – Full BI Project Lifecycle

March 21
New England Silverlight Guild – Cambridge, MA

March 22
UX Book Club, Boston – Cambridge, MA
“Twyla Tharp: The Creative Habit”

March 24
Western Mass Microsoft Technology Users Group - Agawam, MA
“Going Native with WP7” – Eric Pahl

March 23
Refresh Boston – Cambridge, MA
”Sassive Aggressive: Using SAAS to Make Your Life Easier” – Adam Darowski & Joel Oliveira

March 24
Lean Startup Circle Meetup – Cambridge, MA

March 24
North Shore Web Geeks – Newburyport, MA

March 31
Boston Azure User Group – Cambridge, MA 
“Building Casual Games on Azure” – Jason Milgram

SQL Saturday BostonApril 2
SQL Saturday Boston – Waltham, MA
Network and learn with other SQL Server professionals at this free community-driven event.

April 4
New England F# User Group – Cambridge, MA

Web CampsApril 5
Microsoft Web Camp – Waltham, MA
A free, full day to learn to build websites using ASP.NET MVC 3, jQuery, Internet Explorer 9, HTML5, WebMatrix, OData, and more.

April 6
OWASP (Open Web Application Security Project) – Waltham, MA

April 7
Beantown .NET User Group - Cambridge, MA
“Lean Startup: How Development Looks Different at a Startup” – Abby Fichtner

April 7
New England Visual Basic Professionals - Waltham, MA 
“Visual Studio LightSwitch” – Jim O’Neil

SharePoint Saturday BostonApril 9
SharePoint Saturday Boston – Waltham, MA
A free day filled with a wide variety of SharePoint-related sessions. Details coming soon.

BarCamp BostonApril 9 & 10
BarCamp Boston 6 – Cambridge, MA
An free “unconference” bringing together area developers for a weekend of tech and networking.

April 12
UX Book Club, Boston – Cambridge, MA
“Christopher Alexander: A Pattern Language”

April 12
DotNetNuke Boston Meetup – Cambridge, MA

April 13
Boston Area SharePoint Users Group – Cambridge, MA

April 13 
Boston Web Design Meetup – Cambridge, MA

April 14 
Western Mass Developers’ Group – Hadley, MA

April 20 
HTML5 Game Development Meetup – Boston, MA

April 20
Boston .NET Architecture Study Group - Waltham, MA

April 21
Western Mass Microsoft Technology Users Group - Agawam, MA
“Enterprise Library 5.0 Overview” – Manoj Ganapathi

April 28
Boston Azure User Group – Cambridge, MA

April 28
Lean Startup Circle Meetup – Cambridge, MA

April 28 
North Shore Web Geeks – Newburyport, MA

GiveCamp.orgApril 29 – May 1
New England Give Camp – Cambridge, MA
A weekend for area technology professionals to give back to the community, supporting area non-profit organizations.

Code CampMay 7
New England Code Camp 15 – Waltham, MA
The fifteenth! Join hundreds of developers at the Microsoft office in Waltham, MA for this session-packed, free day of learning and networking.  By and for the developer community, Code Camps are always free and focus on tech, not marketing.  Stay tuned for registration!

Schedule TBD
Agile Boston User Group - Waltham, MA
Boston .NET User Group - Waltham, MA
Boston BizSpark Meetup – Cambridge, MA
Boston Cloud Services – Waltham, MA
Boston Web Performance Group – Boston, MA
Boston WebsiteSpark Group – Cambridge, MA
Boston XNA Developers Group - Waltham, MA 
Cape Cod XNA User Group – Hyannis, MA
IASA New England – Waltham, MA
New England Windows Phone User and Developer Group - Waltham, MA

New Hampshire

March 16
NH .NET User Group, Nashua – Nashua, NH
“Azure Cloud Computing”

April 20
NH .NET User Group, Nashua – Nashua, NH

Schedule TBD
NH .NET User Group, Concord – Concord, NH
Nashua Scrum Club – Nashua, NH
Seacoast SQL Server Users Group – Portsmouth, NH

New York (Upstate)

March 8
Tech Valley .NET Users Group - Latham, NY
“XNA Games for Windows Phone 7” – Brian Peek

March 9
Central New York .NET Developer Group - East Syracuse, NY
”Windows Phone 7 Game Development with XNA” – Dan Colasanti

March 10
Rochester SharePoint User Group – Rochester, NY
”SharePoint 2010 Alphabet Soup – EBS and RBS for Optimizing SharePoint Storage” – Geoff Varosky & Ryan Tacy

March 21
OWASP (Open Web Application Security Project) – Rochester, NY

April 5
AppRochester – Rochester, NY
Steve Maier on Windows Azure as a cloud-based back end for mobile apps (regardless of platform)

April 6
Central New York .NET Developer Group - East Syracuse, NY
”PowerShell Scripting Best Practices” – Jeffery Hicks

April 6
Rochester Javascript – Rochester, NY

April 16
BarCamp Rochester – Rochester, NY

Schedule TBD
Build Guild – Troy, NY
Refresh Rochester – Rochester, NY
Upstate NY PowerShell Users Group – Rochester, NY
Upstate NY PowerShell Users Group – Syracuse, NY
VDUNY - Visual Developers of Upstate NY - Rochester, NY
Western New York .NET Users Group - Amherst, NY
Western NY SQL Server PASS – Amherst, NY

Rhode Island

March 16
Providence Geeks – Providence, RI

April 13
Providence Geeks – Providence, RI

Schedule TBD
Rhode Island .NET User Group - Bristol, RI
Southern New England SQL Server User Group, Warwick, RI

Vermont

Schedule TBD
Vermont .NET User Group – S. Burlington, VT
Vermont SQL Server User Group - Burlington, VT