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5/16/2013 10:30 A.M. ET

Mets and Pix11 host seventh annual Weather Education Day Wednesday, May 22 at Citi Field

PIX11 Weather Experts Mr. G and Linda Church to Provide Meteorology Lesson for 8,000 Tri-State Area Students Prior to Mets-Reds Game

The New York Mets and PIX11 will host the seventh annual "Weather Education Day" on Wednesday, May 22 at Citi Field for 8,000 students from New York, New Jersey and Connecticut prior to the Mets playing the Cincinnati Reds at 1:10 p.m.

Students will be treated to a pre-game meteorology lesson by PIX11 weather experts Mr. G and Linda Church, who will engage them in an interactive program about weather patterns and phenomenon. They will discuss some of the extreme weather we have experienced in recent months and take students behind the scenes at the PIX11 weather center.

Mr. Met and the Pepsi Party Patrol will also be on hand to entertain students and fire t-shirts into the crowd. At the conclusion of program, the students will stay at the ballpark to watch the game.

As part of "Weather Education Day," Linda Church will also be delivering the forecast for "PIX11 Morning News" from Citi Field beginning at 6:00 a.m.

For tickets and additional information: http://newyork.mets.mlb.com/nym/ticketing/edu.jsp?day=weather

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