Can you feel it in the air? It’s time to break out a nerdy Advent Calendar! Never mind the sweltering temperatures (or the actual calendar day), we’ll be solving winter-themed programming challenges!

Bring your laptop and work on programming puzzles from Advent Of Code:

Solve problems in Java, or your favorite JVM programming language. Jessica Codr ( will then lead a discussion where we compare and contrast different approaches.

No laptop? New to Java? No worries, we encourage pair programming!

Location: Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska, 1919 Aksarben Dr, Omaha, NE 68180


5:30 Networking 6:00 Food – Courtesy of TekSystems 6:30 Coding 8-ish Drinks and more at DJ’s Dugout (Aksarben)

Please RSVP at Also, in the FREE STUFF department, JetBrains has signed up to be an additional sponsor, and is giving us 1 free IntelliJ IDEA licenses to raffle away EVERY MONTH! So stick around for the drawing at the end of the meeting before we head to DJ’s!

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