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• Employers will conduct on-the-spot interviews Thursday at the Phoenix Airport Marriott near 44th Street and McDowell Road from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m.
• Goodwill of Central Arizona is also holding a hiring event Thursday from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Mesa High School (1630 E. Southern Avenue near Gilbert Road). More than 30 employers will be on hand.
• Former Phoenix Mercury star Penny Taylor will drop off more than 800 books to third-graders at Crockett Elementary School on Thursday morning. Taylor will also spend some time reading with the students.