Job fair scheduled in Lemoore for veterans

Veterans are invited to the “Honor a Hero, Hire a Vet” Job and Resource Fair on April 23 in Lemoore.

The event that brings together veterans seeking jobs and employers with job openings runs from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Golden Eagle Arena – West Hills College, 555 College Ave.

Sponsored by the California Employment Development Department, the event focuses on assisting military personnel, including National Guard members and reservists returning from active duty, with finding a job. The event is free and open to the public.

Government and community agencies also will provide information on employment, benefits, training, education and apprenticeships. For more information, call (559) 852-2151.