Sunday 16th April 2017

Ranches Ladies Tuesday Social Morning

 Our Social Mornings meet from 9.30-12.00 in the Baker Finch Room, Arabian Ranches Golf Club. Please note the programme starts promptly at 10.30 and would ladies please be seated by then.

Tuesday 18th April 2017

Dr Athol Yates – Catastrophes, Crashes & Crimes in the UAE

Join us for something different! Dr Yates will talk about his book that brings tragic, strange and illuminating newspaper stories from the UAE during the 1970’s back to life. This will provide a fascinating glimpse into the UAE’s past.


  • Donations of new items for our monthly raffle always welcome.  Please hand in to Jackie Daair or Carole on a Tuesday morning.
  • Remember our upcoming Summer Bazaar is on Tues May 2nd.  Please let your friends know it’s on and bring them along with you.
  • Discount Co-ordinator needed.  Please see Carole for details.


  • Please click this link to see our Circles calendar for this month: Circles Activities
  • Literary Lunch – Monday 17th April.
  • Gardening Circle – Thursday 20th April at 9.30 am. Meet Laura Allais-Mare of Slowfoods Dubai.
  • Uni Mums meet on Thursday 20th April, 9.30 am.
  • Cinema Circle will meet this Monday, 17th April before a few weeks break; the next official Cinema Circle will be on May 22nd.
  • Art with Carl will start a second Circle on Monday 1st May 2-4 pm.
  • Last Sew Anything meeting this Monday.  This will resume next term.
  • Mosaics on Wednesday 19th April will be early as a one off – from 12 noon to 2.30pm.
  • Walking Circle will stop at the end of April and start again in October.
  • Cultural Cooking Circle May 8th – cooking with an Arabic flair with Laila.  Sign up quickly, don’t miss this event!
  • Date for your diaries – Ladies Lunch will be on Sunday 14th May at McGettigans, Souk Madinat Jumeirah.
  • For more details of any of the Circles, please contact Angela at


  • Thermomix, who presented to RL recently, are offering a 5% discount.
  • Le Bar a Pate, Mercato Mall, has been removed from our Discounts as they have now closed.
  • Please click this link to see all our Discounts available  Discounts for Ranches Ladies


  • Join Us and book your place – Sunday 30th April is our monthly trip, this time it is to a local fine chocolate factory in AL Quoz. Sign up at our Tuesday coffee morning.