We're gearing up for an other great Java advent season. Feel free to browse the archives for 2013 and 2012. Also, make sure to subscribe by one of the following ways to make sure that you don't miss a single post:
Are you considering to contribute? Check out our Java Advent Coordination Google group!
Finally, to help pass the time until December 1st, check out VirtualJUG:
It's just like your local Java User Group, but you don't have to dress up to participate :-)