Approximately 200 job seekers and over 65 employers attended a Hiring our Heroes job fair held during The American Legion Department of Texas Mid-Winter Conference in Austin, Texas, on Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2017. Photo by Lucas Carter/The American Legion.

Hiring events coming up in California, Virginia and Washington

Veterans, servicemembers and military spouses in California, Washington state and Virginia will have the opportunity to check out career opportunities at hiring events next week.

Feb. 15: Los Angeles Hiring Expo with the L.A. Clippers, 9:30 a.m. employment workshop, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. hiring fair, Staples Center, Los Angeles.

Feb. 16: Ft. Belvoir-Springfield, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Note: first two hours are reserved for candidates who have active security clearance/military and veterans (active duty, retired, reservists, National Guard, wounded warriors-discharged and caregivers and family members), American Legion Post 176, Springfield, Va.

Feb. 16: Joint Base Lewis-McChord Military Spouse Career Event, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., American Lake Conference Center, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington.

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