Out and abouts for Oct. 12 - 18

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A local flea market takes place Saturdays in Landstuhl in front of the Kaufland/Toom market.

Visit a Leonardo Da Vinci one of a kind exhibition showing 35 replicas of his work
Mondays through Fridays from noon to 6 p.m. and Saturdays, Sundays and holidays from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. The show takes place at the Stadthaus "Alter Bahnhof" in Traben-Trarbach until Nov. 25.

Go out and enjoy Oktoberfest in the area.
* The Wittlich fest in front of the Bungert store runs through Oct. 31 with a Halloween party. Fridays and Saturdays festivities start at 6 p.m. with music by "D'Bayrischen Hiatamadln, Bayrische Music PowerFranken X-Press and Aischzeit." Sundays are family days and start at 11 a.m. with music from the local area.
* Oktoberfest at Kloster Machern runs every weekend through Nov. 17. For more information, go to www.oktoberfest-klostermachern.de.

See an exhibition of paintings from Vladimir Baranov at Haus Beda in Bitburg through Oct. 14 Sundays from 2 - 6 p.m. and Tuesdays through Fridays 3 - 6 p.m.

The 13th Annual Binsfeld Forest Walk takes place Oct. 14. The walk starts at 9:30 by the Binsfeld Community Hall, located on Peter-von-Binsfeld Strasse, the first left turn coming from Spangdahlem into Binsfeld.

See Chuck Prophet & The Mission Express, an American roots-rock and soul band in Freudenburg, Oct. 16. For more information, go to www.ducsaal.com or call 06582-257.

Listen to music by the Ron Spielman Band Oct. 20. The German band plays folk, soul, R'n'B, country and jazz. For more information, go to www.ducsaal.com or call 06582-257.
Local antique flea markets take place in Traben-Trarbach Oct. 20 - 21 at the Lorettahalle and in Trier Oct. 27 - 28 at the Messepark.

Enjoy music by guitarist Robben Ford of the American Blues-scene Oct. 27 in Freudenburg. For more information, visit www.ducsaal.com or call 06582-257.

Visit a dolls and bears convention in Saarbruecken Oct. 28 at the Kongresshalle. For more information, call 0178-5335668.

ITT trips
For more information about Information, Trips and Travel activities, call 452-6567 or e-mail 52svs.itt@spangdahlem.af.mil. Children prices are for those ages 3 - 12.

Enjoy a Karlsbad crystal and Czech flea market shopping trip Oct. 19 -20. Cost is $85 per person and $70 extra for a double seat.

Visit Diekrich and Luxembourg City Oct. 20. Cost is $45 for adults and $42 for children.

Play like a child on the EuroDisney Paris for Halloween trip Oct. 27. Cost is $129 for adults and $119 for children.

Celebrate Halloween at Frankenstein's Castle Oct. 27. Cost is $70.

Enjoy Family Day at Frankenstein's Castle Oct. 28. Cost is $56 for adults and $50 for children.

Hop on the Paris Express Nov. 3. Cost is $125 for adults and $115 for children.

Go shopping at the Oberhausen CENTRO mall Nov. 3. Cost is $40.

Catch the Poland Pottery Express Nov. 9 - 10. Cost is $115; add $90 for a double seat.

Experience Berlin Nov. 9 - 11. Cost is $195 for adults and $175 for children.

Visit Bastogne Nov. 11. Cost is $65.

Spend the day in Amsterdam Nov. 17. Cost is $78 for adults and $72 for children.

Hit Cologne City and the Chocolate Museum Nov. 24. Cost is $49 for adults and $44 for children.

Dine like royalty at the Cochem Castle medieval dinner Nov. 24. Cost is $87.

Celebrate Thanksgiving in Prague Nov. 21 - 24. Cost is $329 for adults, $269 for children ages 12 - 16 and $229 for children three - 11. Those who wish to occupy a room by themselves will be charged an extra $120.

Travel to Krakau and Auschwitz Nov. 22 - 24. Cost is $229 for adults and $209 for children.

Outdoor Recreation
For more information about Outdoor Recreation trips, call 452-7170.

Fall mountain bike trips to the F-Trail take place Oct. 13, Nov. 10 and Dec. 8 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. The more than 26 km course consist of a rolling single track, with some minor technical terrain, a few moderate climbs and several descents. The trip is open to ages 16 and up. Those under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Enjoy a skiing and snowboarding trip to the Swiss Alps Jan. 21 - 25, Feb. 18 - 22 and March 17 - 21.