Army veteran Julius Budd of Brooklyn, N.Y., speaks with Post 295 Commander Bob Ouellette at the Washington Hilton in Washington, D.C. Photo by Lucas Carter/The American Legion.

Job fairs coming to D.C., Texas and Pennsylvania

September’s slate of career events from coast-to-coast features opportunities in the Washington, D.C., area, Texas and Pennsylvania, for veterans, servicemembers and military spouses.

Sept. 6-7: Washington D.C. Networking Reception and Hiring Expo with the Washington Nationals. Wednesday: 7-9 p.m., networking reception. Capital One Headquarters, 1680 Capital One Drive, McLean, Va. Thursday: 8:30-10 a.m., personal branding workshop; 10 a.m.-1 p.m., hiring fair. All registered veterans and military spouses are eligible to receive up to two free tickets to attend that evening's game between the Nationals and the Phillies. Nationals Park, 1500 S. Capitol St. SE, Washington, D.C.

Sept. 12: Arlington Hiring Expo with the Texas Rangers. 9:30-11 a.m., personal branding workshop; 11 a.m.-2 p.m., hiring fair. All registered veterans and military spouses are eligible to receive up to two free tickets to attend that evening's game between the Rangers and the Mariners. Globe Life Park, 1000 Ballpark Way, Arlington, Texas.

Sept. 14: Carlisle Hiring Fair. 8:30-10 a.m., personal branding workshop; 10 a.m.-2 p.m., hiring fair. Carlisle Expo Center, 100 K Street, Carlisle, Pa.

Sept. 20-21: Joint Base San Antonio Military Spouse Career Event. Wednesday: 7-9 p.m., networking reception. USAA Headquarters Bank Lobby, 10750 West I-10, San Antonio. Thursday: 10 a.m.-1 p.m., hiring fair. Military Family and Readiness Center, 3060 Stanley Road Bldg. 2797, JBSA Fort Sam Houston, Tex.

Sept. 25: Philadelphia Hiring Fair. 9:30-10:15 a.m., business networking workshop; 10:30-11:15 a.m., personal branding workshop; 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., hiring fair. Union League of Philadelphia, 140 S. Broad St., Philadelphia.

Elsewhere:

• Sept. 13-14: Fort Carson (Colo.) Transition Summit.

• Sept. 26-28: Washington State Servicemember Transition Summit.

• Sept. 28: Dalhgren (Va.) Job Fair.

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