For the most part, summer is a slower time in terms of User Group meetings, and since I got notices this week from three groups that generally meet today that they’re taking July (and even August) off, I thought I’d mention it’s a good idea to check the various user group sites (full list here) to make sure their meeting is on before battling the traffic!

ProvidenceGeekDinner-20090715By the way, if you had been planning today to drop by the New Hampshire .NET User Group, the New England ASP.NET Professionals Group, or the Boston Pocket PC group, consider heading south to Providence and join me for the monthly Providence Geeks dinner.  Providence has an awesome community of professional developers and designers fed in part by its the proximity to RISD, Johnson and Wales, and Brown, so come check it out!