Buckets Blakes, Reed Luter

Harlem Globetrotter Buckets Blakes, left, and Reed Luter, 10, demonstrate how to spin a basketball on the index finger during the unveiling of the Neiman Marcus Christmas Book in Irving, Texas, Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2008. Playing with the Harlem Globetrotters in a game as a special guest in the 2008-09 season is one of the featured wow gifts in the Christmas Book. (AP Photo/Donna McWilliam)

Donna McWilliam

Back by popular demand, the Harlem Globetrotters will be in the Valley in the beginning of June for their “Summer Skills Clinic,” where they will coach, motivate and entertain kids ages 6 through 12. Kids of all basketball levels are encouraged to participate.

Clinics will be held June 3-5 at 24 Hour Fitness, 10046 N. Metro Parkway, Phoenix, and June 6-8 at 24 Hour Fitness, 97 S. Val Vista Dr., Gilbert. Three sessions will be held each day, starting at 9 a.m., 12:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. Each two-hour session costs $59. Space is limited, so to reserve your child’s spot, visit www.HarlemGlobetrotters.com/Clinics.

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