9 September 2018

Ranches Ladies Tuesday Social Morning

Our Social Mornings meet from 9.30-12 noon in the Baker Finch Room, Arabian Ranches Golf Club. Please note the programme starts promptly at 10.30 am.
September 11th 2018 Talk: Debbie Cope of House Hunters

Debbie is the owner of House Hunters Real Estate in Dubai . She will talk to us about the property market here in the UAE and answer any questions about rental or sales.

Election of New President

We wished a sad and fond farewell to Carole on Tuesday, who has retired after 14 years at the helm of Ranches Ladies. Carole is now our Honorary President and we hope to see her at all our RL occasions.

We warmly welcome our new President, Connie, who is now progressing her approval with the appropriate government offices. We wish Connie every success in her new role and look forward to supporting her every step of the way. Please pop along to our Tuesday social gathering to meet Connie or email her on ranches.ladies@gmail.com for a chat.


Our Big Circles morning is on Tuesday 25th September when you can meet our Circles Leaders and find out about the many Circles you can join. Select a new activity to enjoy, improve a skill you already have, make new friends. There are so many Circles to choose from so come and see what is on offer!

Please remember, you need to be a current member of Ranches Ladies to join any of our Circles. Memberships must be renewed or opened for the year 2018-2019. Circle leaders will collect new membership numbers or you can find out more at our Tuesday morning social occasions. Also check our website How To Join Our Membership

The RL committee is looking for 2 volunteers to take on the roles of programme coordinator and discounts manager. In addition volunteers are also needed to assist our website coordinator, Sara, our trips organiser, Allison and to help Lorna in setting up the room. Please speak to any member of the committee to discuss any of these roles.

  • View our September Circles Calendar: Circles Activities
  • Carl’s Art Circles will resume on 17th September not the 10th
  • There are 2 new Circles this week. The Knitting and Storytelling Circle starts tomorrow, 10th September, at Carole’s house at 2.30pm, and
  • Beginner’s Bridge will also commence tomorrow, Monday 10th September, at 2-4pm.
  • Previous bridge students can consolidate their learning by playing on a Tuesday afternoon from 2pm with Anshu. Please sign up on the email below to join either class.
  • The Literary Lunch will be held on Monday 17th September and the book is The Sewing Machine by Natalie Fergie.
  • The Book Circle will meet on Sunday 16th September and will discuss The Woman in the Window by A.J Finn
  • Our regular monthly Newcomers’ Coffee will be hosted by our circle leader Helen on 27th September.  Please come along and join her at 9.30 – 11.30am upstairs at Shakespeare’s & Co at Arabian Ranches 1 Retail Centre. Everyone is welcome, not just newcomers!
  • The Quilters Circle next meets on Sunday 16th September
  • For more information, or to register your interest for any circle, please email circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com


Join us and book your place: 

Sunday 23rd September 2018: Maven Spa

We are visiting a small family run spa in Motor City (Park Inn Hotel, Rooftop Floor) called Maven Spa where 16 Ladies will have the pleasure of a 30 minute taster massage, complimented by refreshments.

Timings: 10 – 12.00am with an optional lunch together afterwardsTo join Allison email her at ranches.ladies@gmail.com and see the website for more details.

New Discounts:

Please look at our website for the many discounts available to RL members, just by showing your membership card.

Please click this link to see all our Discounts available  Discounts for Ranches Ladies

Email: ranches.ladies@gmail.com      Website: www.arabianranchesladies.com