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D.C., Detroit sites for veteran job fairs next week

Here are some of the career events on tap next week for veterans, servicemembers and military spouses:

March 14-15: Washington D.C. Networking Reception and Hiring Expo with the Washington Wizards. Tuesday: 7-9 p.m., networking reception, Capital One Headquarters, 1680 Capital One Dr., McLean, Va. Wednesday: 10:30 a.m., employment workshop; noon-3 p.m. hiring fair, Verizon Center, 601 F Street NW, Washington, D.C. All registered veterans and military spouses are eligible to receive up to two free tickets to attend that evening's game between the Wizards and the Dallas Mavericks.

March 18: Detroit Hiring Fair, 10-11:30 a.m., employment workshop; 10:30-11:30 a.m., employer brunch and learn; noon-3 p.m., hiring fair. Detroit VA Healthcare System, 4646 John R Street, Detroit, Mich.

Follow the links for full details and keep tabs on upcoming career fairs at http://www.legion.org/careers/jobfairs.