14 January 2020

Ranches Ladies Newsletter

RL Tuesday Social Morning

 Our Social Morning will meet this week from 9.30-12 noon in the Baker Finch Room at Arabian Ranches Golf Club.
14 January 2020: Annual General Meeting

An extraordinary AGM will be held on 14th January 2020 to enable as many people as possible to attend. This a legal requirement from the Community Development Authority whenever there are changes to the Board.

Please attend the AGM on 14th January if you can, it will only take up a small part of the morning, and welcome in the New Year with Ranches Ladies.

Please send any feedback about the Tuesday social mornings and make any suggestions direct to Beth and Hayet on ranches.ladies@gmail.com or speak to them directly.

RL Fashion Show: 10 February 2020

RL needs models to volunteer as catwalk models for our Fashion Show.

The RL Ladies In Red Fashion Show will be presented in collaboration with L’Arte and Studio One Hotel in Studio City on 10 February from 7.30pm.

Oasis Fashion, House of Colour and Abati need volunteers to showcase their beautiful clothes

Email Jeannette directly on jammyblue.je@gmail.com to offer your services as soon as possible so fittings can take place. All shapes and sizes are needed, don’t be shy

Previous Meeting
7 January 2020: Informal Coffee Morning


There was a good turn out at our first RL meeting of 2020 and RL members enjoyed coffee and breakfast in Arabian Ranches Golf Club restaurant. This was a great opportunity to catch up with everyone’s news and find out what is planned for the year ahead

 RL Circles News

You can see this month’s Circles Calendar and details of all our circles on our website http://www.arabianranchesladies.com.

Contact Jackie on circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com if you would be interested in joining any of the circles.

This Month’s Circles

The Walking Fitness Circle has started again every Monday at 7am. Meet Alex outside the main entrance of Ranches community centre for a leisurely walk followed by coffee at Costa

The Pilates Circle is every Wednesday at 2pm. Start the New Year as you mean to go on!


The Yoga Circle meets every Thursday at 8.30am. With walking and pilates too you can really get fit!


Mosaics will restart on 15th and 29th January at 1pm


The Uni Mums Circle led by Marina is meeting for afternoon tea at Marks and Spencer’s cafe in Festival City at 3pm on 22 January


Egyptian Cookery will meet on 16th and 30th January at Fadwa’s house, come along and learn a style of cookery you may not be familiar with


Newcomer’s Coffee will be held upstairs at Shakespeare’s cafe on 23 January from 9.30am. Email Helen on ranches.ladies@gmail.com if you would like to come along

Please email circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com for more information or to sign up for any of the circles.

Next Trip

Join Us and Book Your Place

Allison’s next trip is to Global Village on 26th January. We all say we intend to go and see what it is all about so here is your chance! Bring bags for all your shopping purchases

Meet at the Golf Club car park at 3.30pm (Global Village opens at 4pm) and bring 55dhs for the entrance fees

email Allison on ranches.ladies@gmail.com to get more information about this great trip


Your RL membership card is your passport to great discounts from our dozens of discount partners.

This week RL is delighted to introduce our new discount partners Refinery Beauty Lounge and Dubai Polo and Equestrian Club. Look at our webpage http://www.arabianranchesladies.com for details of all our discounts.

Refinery Beauty Lounge

15% discount at our branch in Silicon Oasis

10% discount at our branch in Waitrose Al Thanya

10% discount at our branch in Centro – The Villa


Dubai Polo & Equestrian Club

The Polo Club is offering 20% off food and beverages at Sella Restaurant and the Dubai Polo Bar from 7th January until 31 October 2020.

**This does not include Buffets and Brunches**

RL Requests

RL is run entirely by volunteers and we rely on your kindness to give a few hours of your time each week to assist the Committee and keep Ranches Ladies running. The easiest way you can help is to volunteer as one of our Meet and Greet ladies if you have a little time once a month.

Please speak to Julia on ranches.ladies@gmail.com for more information about being a meet and greet lady or talk to any of the committee if you think you can help in any other way.

Important Info

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

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

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