Harlem Globetrotters member, Buckets Blakes, is set to visit the North Omaha Boys & Girls Club on Tuesday.
Blakes will be speaking about the team’s “C.H.E.E.R for Character” program, which was designed with assistance from the U.S. Department of Education.
The interactive program focuses on building cooperation,healthy mind & body, effort, enthusiasm and responsibility among youth.
During his visit, Buckets Blakes will incorporate the Globetrotters’ signature ball handling skills into a motivational presentation to the kids.
The event is Tuesday, March 27th from 4:00-5:00p.m.