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Columbus Meetups Holiday Celebration @ CoverMyMeds

posted Nov 29, 2015, 9:28 PM by Len Jaffe   [ updated Dec 1, 2015, 7:42 AM ]

Columbus is awesome place to be. A lot of its awesomeness is due to our community spirit. This is a invite to all members of Cbus tech,creative, and startup meetups. Let's get together and celebrate the holidays!

Many of Columbus' technology, creative, and entrepreneurial organizations are getting together this December for a holiday celebration. 

Please register here so we get a accurate headcount:

Columbus Tech Meetups Holiday Party Flier

Code Jam Columbus - August 26, 2015 - Cancelled

posted Aug 26, 2015, 1:53 PM by Len Jaffe

Due to start-of-school programs on the evening on Wednesday 8/26, Code Jam is cancelled for August.
See you in September.

Advent Planet

posted Dec 13, 2013, 10:57 AM by Len Jaffe   [ updated Apr 29, 2014, 7:40 AM ]

I have created an aggregation of all of the Computer-related Advent Calendars that have come to my attention.

I have named it Advent Planet - it is mainly built using RJBS's WWW:AdventCalendar module, and a bunch of (unreleased) code I wrote to generate the calendars into static HTML.

If you know of any advent calendars that I've missed, please let me know at

December Meeting

posted Dec 13, 2010, 12:27 PM by Jon Hogue

What: Perl Monger's Open Meeting

When: December, 16th 6:30 PM

Coffee, dinner, deserts, beer.
Cup O' Joe
627 South 3rd Street
Columbus, OH 43206-1060

Last month, I touched on driving Perl with IE using the Perl IE
libraries. Since then, I've graduated to using the selenium perl
libraries which are much cooler. I can talk about those a little bit.
Other than that, open subject, bring your interesting work or

November Meeting

posted Nov 10, 2010, 6:37 PM by Jon Hogue

Where: HQ, 1785 O’Brien Road Columbus, Ohio 43228
When: November 18, 7:30 PM
How to use Internet Explorer and HTTP::Proxy to monitor your web sites performance. 

Deli meat sandwiches and drinks will be provided. 

October Meeting - Open Mic Night

posted Oct 20, 2010, 6:58 AM by Jon Hogue

We'll be meeting on Thursday, October 28, from 7:30 - 9:00 PM at 2checkout HQ.

Open mic night. Mostly Perl related, but if you're brave enough to sing, I'll take it.

We're going to meet at 2checkout. Bring your laptop and some code. Share something interesting about what you're working on or just find a buddy and hack on something cool.

I'll be bringing lunch meet, etc. for sandwiches. If you think about it, bring some food or non-alcoholic drinks to share.

August Meeting

posted Aug 12, 2010, 10:04 AM by Len Jaffe   [ updated Aug 13, 2010, 7:43 AM by Jon Hogue ]

What: Columbus Perl Monger's Meeting
When: Thu Aug 19 7:30pm
Where: Stauf's in Grandview


Bring whatever you want to work on. Work, startup project, open source project. Whatever. Group up, or code by yourself. Bring your laptop, or don't.

This is easily one of the best coffee houses in Columbus. Great food and unparalleled coffee quality and selection.

1277 Grandview Avenue
Columbus, OH 43212

See you there at 7:30 PM.

P.S. There will be door prizes. Bag of swag is growing, so we need to reverse that trend.

July Meeting

posted Jun 29, 2010, 6:44 PM by Jon Hogue   [ updated Jun 29, 2010, 6:55 PM ]


Columbus Perl Monger's Meeting


Thu Jul 15 7:30pm – Thu Jul 15 9pm


Old Bag of Nails, Grandview, OH 1099 West 1st Avenue Columbus, OH 43212 phone: 614-299-7211


We will be at old bag of nails, in Grandview.

We will be discussing planning for the next 12 months. What do we want to do in the next year?

Celebrate successful YAPC::NA 2010 conference. 

Announce a new sponsor! Yah! Bag of Speaker Schwag!

No Meeting in June 2010.

posted Jun 12, 2010, 5:22 PM by Jon Hogue   [ updated Jun 12, 2010, 5:23 PM ]

Come to YAPC instead.

YAPC 2010: June 21 - 23 in Columbus, OH!

posted Jun 12, 2010, 4:06 PM by Jon Hogue   [ updated Jun 12, 2010, 4:11 PM ]

YAPC::NA  Menu Bar

The Yet Another Perl Conference is a high-quality, inexpensive technical conference with its roots in the Perl Mongers user groups. The conference celebrates the Perl programming language and is meant to be accessible to anyone, regardless of experience, yet valuable to even the most skilled of programmers. Each year the conference attracts hundreds of programmers from around the world, including luminaries such as Larry Wall, Randal Schwartz, and Damian Conway.

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