Military members, veterans invited to job fair

A job fair for military members, veterans and their families will be held Friday at the Rhode Island Convention Center.

Admission is free. Pre-registration is required by calling 401-680-8570 or visiting

The job fair runs from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. It is sponsored by Providence Mayor Angel Taveras, Cranston Mayor Allan Fung and U.S. Sen. Jack Reed.

The mayors, the senator and other dignitaries will also participate in a Roundtable on Military Employment beginning at 10:30 a.m.