23 February 2020

Ranches Ladies Newsletter

RL Tuesday Social Morning

 Our Social Morning will meet this week from 9.30 am in Victory Heights in Sports City
25 February 2020: Victory Heights Coffee

RL will have our usual social morning in Liz’s beautiful villa garden in Victory Heights. Meet from 9.30am and join us for a buffet including delicious freshly baked breakfast goods, hot smoked salmon pancakes, frittata, granola, teas and coffee. This is an informal opportunity to chat and enjoy the lovely weather in a relaxed setting.  We can arrange some lift shares for those who need it.

We need to know numbers in advance so please let us know on ranches.ladies@gmail.com if you would like to come along and if transport is an issue in your confirmation email.

The more the merrier

Upcoming Social Occasions
01 March 2020: Road to Asia at Boho

Sunday Lunch

On Sunday 1st March at 12 midday, RL will host lunch at Boho Restaurant in Studio One Hotel themed The Road to Asia. This will be 2 courses with a drink for 99 dhs and the chef from Boho will give a cookery demonstration. He will also set a cooking competition with a great prize for the best cook, in his opinion!

Also at Boho Restaurant on the evening of  Monday 9th March there will be International Ladies night hosted by RL. It will cost 119 dhs for canapés and drinks. More details to follow

Previous Social Mornings

18 February 2020: StudioOne Hotel

Larte Restaurant

RL Social morning at Larte in Studio One Hotel proved extremely popular with 37 women enjoying delicious Italian coffee and fresh pastries for 35 Dhs. A great new venue!


The 7th International Quilt Show Dubai
27-29 February 2020 

This beautiful quilt was made by our very own Quilters Circle and will be raffled for charity at the International Quilt Show on 27-29 February with all proceeds going to Dubai Cares

 RL Circles News

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

Please contact Jackie on circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com if you would be interested in joining this or any of the circles


This Month’s Circles

The Mosaics Circle meets this week on Wednesday afternoon. They make the most amazing practical yet beautiful pieces. Email Jo on circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com if you are interested



Rajul’s Silk Painting circle is every Sunday and Wednesday. She supplies everything you need to make exquisite paintings. Email Rajul on circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com



Newcomer’s Coffee will be held upstairs at Shakespeare’s cafe on 27 February from 9.30am. Email Helen on ranches.ladies@gmail.com if you would like to come along


The Leather Jewellery Circle led by Gaelin meets every Thursday at 10am. Gaelin supplies all the materials to make accessories and jewellery. Contact Gaelin on circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com to find out more


The Cinema Circle meets every Monday morning to watch the latest films followed by coffee and a discussion. Email Gretha on circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com to join the whatsapp group to choose the weekly movie


The Wednesday Spanish Circle is at the new time of 12 midday


The Walking Fitness Circle is now every Monday and Thursday at 7am. Meet Alex outside the main entrance of Ranches community centre for a 5-6km walk followed by coffee at Costa. Let her know on circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com if you would like to come along


The Scottish Dancing Circle is every Wednesday from 9.30am in the Loft. Dance the cobwebs away!


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


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



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

This week RL is delighted to highlight 3 of our discount partners Threads and Tailors, Tips and Toes and Tirta Spa. Look at our webpage http://www.arabianranchesladies.com for details of all our discounts

Tthreadshreads and Tailors – Tailors
10% discount
Al Barsha 1, The Sustainable City and Al Quoz Ind 4
tel: 971 4242 8041

Tips & Toes
Nail & Beauty Salon
15% off in all branches Sun, Mon and Tues, excluding nail extensions, eyelash and hair extensions and all promotions
AR 1 Community Centre, Al Barsha (Umm Suqueim Rd), Jumeira 1 (Spinnies-JB Rd),
The Golden Mile (Palm Jumeira)
Tel: 04 368 9944

Tirta Spa
Oriental Bath & Salon
20% off
88 Al Tawaash Street, Jumeirah 3, Beach Road
Tel: Ton Lau 0561106996

Next Trip

The Miracle Garden: 8th March 

Join Us and Book Your Place

Allison is organising a trip to the renowned Miracle Garden on 8th March.  A festival of flowers, the Miracle Garden closes for the summer months in April, so this is the perfect opportunity to visit a Dubai icon

Meet at 4.40pm at the golf club carpark to go as a group

email Allison on ranches.ladies@gmail.com to get more information about this and future trips


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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