Pasadena Museum of History Offers Free Admission to Military Families May 18 – September 15, 2019

Now on View: Giddy Up: Children Take the Reins. Explore the world of carousel animals & childhood toys that rock, bounce, & roll.

The Pasadena Museum of History announced its participation in the 10th annual Blue Star Museums Program, an initiative of the National Endowment for the Arts in collaboration with Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and more than 2,000 museums across America. The 2019 program begins earlier than in past years, launching on Saturday, May 18, 2019, Armed Forces Day,  to offer free admission to the nation’s active duty military personnel and their families through Labor Day.

Click here to access The Pasadena Museum of History

and Click here for a list of participating museums nationwide is available at arts.gov/bluestarmuseums.

The American Legion Career Fair – April 23, 2019

When: Tuesday, April 23, 9:00am to 2:00pm

Where: 2035 North Highland Ave., Los Angeles, CA (Free parking with validation)

Registration required! Register here: http://events.hiringourheroes.org/events/washington-military-hiring-fair/event-summary-f22b2dc8dcdd4cf0adbb52c2681ce176.aspx. 

Questions? Contact: Ariel A De Jesus at (202) 861-2700 or emailadejesusATlegion.org

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Jobs with the 2019 Census

Information Session to be held at Verdugo Job Center in Glendale, CA, April 11, 2019, for positions:

Office Clerks $17.00/hour 

Office Operations Supervisors $21.50/hour 

Census Field Supervisors $23.50/hour 

Enumerators $21.00/hour 

Recruiting Assistants $23.00/hour 

Must be registered on Caljobs at www.caljobs.ca.gov

Must bring your Social Security Card and ID

Click here for information flyer.

Firefighter Career Expo March 23, 2019: South El Monte


Firefighter Career Expo 2019

Sat, March 23, 2019, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM 

FCTC South El Monte
10316 East Rush Street, South El Monte, CA 91733

by The California Firefighter Joint Apprenticeship Committee (Cal-JAC):

“Firefighter Career Expos are FREE for attendees, families and friends. When reserving tickets, please choose the appropriate option whether you are an expo participant or a guest during the registration process.

“Expo participants will have the opportunity to:

  • Meet with fire department recruiters
  • Try out the Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT) *Must be 18 years or older to practice the CPA
  • Learn what to expect on the entry-level firefighter Written Test
  • Find out about the FCTC Statewide Eligibility List and how to get on it
  • Take an up-close look at Fire Apparatus
  • Learn more about a typical “Day in the Life of a Firefighter”
  • Enjoy refreshments and a free barbeque

“For more information, visit www.cffjac.org or www.fctconline.org.

Executive order signed to empower veterans and end veteran suicide

President Donald J. Trump signed an executive order titled “National Initiative to Empower Veterans and End Veterans Suicide,” which focuses on improving the quality of life for America’s veterans and ending the tragedy of veteran suicide.

The executive order mandates the establishment of the Veteran Wellness, Empowerment and Suicide Prevention Task Force. the task force shall:
• Develop a comprehensive national public health road map outlining the specific strategies needed to lower effectively the rate of veteran suicide, with a focus on community engagement;
• Design and propose to Congress a program for making grants to local communities, which will increase their ability to collaborate with each other, integrate service delivery and coordinate resources to veterans; and
• Develop a national research strategy to improve the coordination, monitoring, benchmarking and execution of research in the field of veteran suicide prevention.

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For further information, please contact the Veteran Services Office.
Important numbers
• 799-VETS, www.Vets4VetsPSCO.org.
• Durango VA Outpatient Clinic: 247-2214.
• Farmington VA Center: (505) 326-4383.
• VAMC Albuquerque NM: (800) 465-8262.
• VAMC Albuquerque NM emergency notification: (800) 465-8262, ext. 5739.