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I am pleased to announce that Darkovercon has donated a membership; it is held in Maryland, U.S. from November 25-27, 2011. Its Guests of Honor this year are Ellen Kushner and Delia Sherman; its Artist Guest of Honor is Shoshana Epsilon; its Illustrious Grand Master is Melissa Scott; its Musical Guests of Honor are Clam Chowder; its Steampunk Guest of Hoour is Mark P. Donnelly; and its Special Guest is Katherine Kurtz.
You can find a partial list of other cons at Locus. If you have a membership to donate or transfer, please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org. And, of course, you may donate money at any time with a PayPal account or credit card (more information):
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