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The final Cool History program for the summer is this weekend

"Cool History: Commando Raids" is 2 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. Saturday-Sunday at the National Civil War Naval Museum at Port Columbus, 1002 Victory Drive.

This program commemorates the 145 anniversary of John Taylor Wood's famous commando raids that captured the USS Satellite and USS Reliant.

There will be a cutlass drill demonstration and a "show-and-tell" with Navy boarding weapons. Each day will end with the firing of the original Confederate naval cannon.

The museum is open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily.

Tickets are $6.50; $5.50 for active military and seniors 65 and older; $5 for students; children 6 and younger get in free.

Call 706-327-9798 or go to www.portcolumbus.org

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