25th November 2018

Ranches Ladies Newsletter

RL Tuesday Social Morning

Our Social Morning will this week meet from 9.30-12 noon in Birdie’s Bar, Arabian Ranches Golf Club. Please note the programme starts at 10.30 am.

November 27th 2018 Talk: Rachel from My Tasty Garden 

with a short address by Jackie Daair about #GivingTuesday

In a change to our programme Rachel from My Tasty Garden will talk to us about growing fruit and vegetables in the UAE climate. Not as difficult as you may think with a bit of knowhow!

Jackie Daair will also talk to us about the increasingly popular day #GivingTuesday which originated in US.

Bettina will be giving a short demonstration of projects to make in her new Handicrafts Circle


Access to Birdies Bar at Arabian Ranches Golf Club is behind the Golf Club.  Walk through the foyer and a buggy will take you across the golf course to Birdie’s if needed. It is only a short walk from The Golf Club.

Al Ihsan

Many thanks for the reusable bags you have  been dropping off, please keep them coming.  On Tuesday 4th December we need fruit and vegetables for distribution to the nightly food kitchen in Ajman.  Please bring root vegetables, onions, garlic, chillies, ginger, oranges and apples to RL social morning.

Members’ Christmas Lunch

On the 9th December is the RL Christmas Lunch, to be held at our very own Arabian Ranches Golf Club Restaurant. It will be an all inclusive, traditional menu with choices for everyone. Keep the date free!

Forthcoming Programmes

4th December 2018 Talk: Neda Lakarany of Neda’s Cakes

It really is a cake! Neda’s Cakes creates exquisite and highly detailed cakes for all occasions using only the finest ingredients and materials. Neda will show us some of her creations.

It is also collection day for fruit and vegetables!

 RL Circles News

View our November and December Circles Calendars on the website: Circles Activities

For more information or to register your interest in any Circle, please email circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com

New Circles

There are 2 new circles starting this month. Fadwa’s Crochet Circle and Bettina’s Handicrafts Circle. Bettina will show you how to make greetings cards, gift wrapping, boxes and other seasonal crafts. Fadwa loves yarn! Sign up on our email above.

Next Week

RL’s monthly Poetry Circle will meet tomorrow, Monday 26th November in Savannah. The topic is “Food and Drink”

Come and meet Bettina at RL Social Morning on 27th November and learn more about what she is offering in her new Handicrafts Circle.

The Book Circle is meeting today, Sunday 25th November, at the Golf Club. The book in the spotlight this month is “The Second Mrs Hockaday” by Susan Rivers.

Newcomer’s Coffee will be on Thursday 29th November. Come early from 9.30-11.30am upstairs in Shakespeare’s Cafe, Arabian Ranches 1 retail centre.  We welcome members, non members, established and new ladies and you don’t need to live on the Ranches. Everyone is welcome.

Up Up and Away!

Next year Lorna is hoping to organise a once in a lifetime experience… a helicopter ride over the Dubai Palm with spectacular views of the Burj Al Arab and Burj Khalifa. Lorna has negotiated an incredible discount from 800 to 470 Aed per person. Please contact her on ranches.ladies@gmail.com to register your interest.

Upcoming Trips

Join us and book your place:  

25th November: Dubai Opera Backstage Tour

This special backstage tour of Dubai Opera House is today. This tour is not often available as it can only be done when there are no performances.

5th December: Marks and Spencer (Festival City Mall)

Marks and Spencer at Dubai Festival City Mall has invited RL members to attend their free event from 9.30-1pm on 5th December. The show focusses on fashion, food tasting and homewares. A sign up list will be circulated at Tuesday meetings.

To join Allison on any trips email her at ranches.ladies@gmail.com and see our RL webpage on http://www.arabianranchesladies.com for more information.


RL offers numerous discounts for spa and beauty treatments. These discounts encompass hair, nails, facials, botox, massages, spa treatments and hair removal.

There are too many to list here and you should look at our Discounts Beauty page.

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

Important Info

There is still no ATM at Arabian Ranches Golf Club.

Please remember, you need to be a current member of Ranches Ladies to join any of our Circles, attend our trips or claim your discounts. If you know anyone who would like to join Ranches Ladies please bring them on a Tuesday morning and see our website How To Join Our Membership

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