24th January 2021

Ranches Ladies Newsletter

A New Presidency in USA

It’s been a momentous few weeks in the USA, congratulations on the new presidency to our US members.

Closer to home, free covid-19 vaccinations are available to all EID holders resident in UAE. This is the Sinopharm vaccine. Eligibility for the Pfizer vaccine, which is also available, is run by the Dubai Health Authority. Information on getting your vaccination in UAE and lists of vaccination centres can be found on http://www.dha.gov.ae and http://www.mohap.gov.ae

If you would like to know what is going on with RL please email Jeannette on ranches.ladies@gmail.com. She will be at Larte restaurant in Studio One Hotel from 10.30am on Tuesday 26th January if you have any questions about joining RL.

Remember to email us directly if you have any questions, comments or information about Ranches Ladies on ranches.ladies@gmail.com

Our website is http://www.arabianranchesladies.com and you can find us on FB and Instagram as Ranches Ladies


Please email Julia on ranches.ladies@gmail.com for any information about joining RL. Make new friends, learn new skills, get fit and have fun

Tuesday Morning Coffee Meet Ups

Old Style Greetings

RL is waiting for approval to meet again on a Tuesday but you can email Jeanette on ranches.ladies@gmail.com to keep up to date with all developments or pop along to Larte on Tuesday mornings from 10.30am

RL Circles News

Look at RL’s Circles Calendar on http://www.arabianranchesladies.com website

Mosaic Circle

Karen’s camel

The Mosaic Circle are still making lovely pieces. Please get in touch with Jo on ranches.ladies@gmail.com for more information about mosaics and how to get started on this lovely craft

Art Circle

Carole’s still life in acrylics

Rajul is helping the Art Circle to discover acrylic painting and we are loving the medium. Please get in touch with Rajul on ranches.ladies@gmail.com for more information about learning to paint with acrylics, silk painting or embroidery

Walking Fitness Circle

Members of the Walking Fitness Circle meet at 7.30am outside Costa coffee at AR1 community centre every Monday. We are walking in socially distanced pairs, and walk for around an hour, finishing where we begin at Costa.

If you would like to join us please email Sara on ranches.ladies@gmail.com

RL Quilters

Anshu has creatively used her scraps

The next online RL Quilters meeting will be in February. The quilter members are not just expert at quilting, they use their sewing skills for other crafts. Mandy has nearly completed this magnificent thread painting alongside her usual quilting projects

Contact Sita on thequilterscircle@gmail.com for any quilting questions

Literary Lunch Circle

The February Literary Lunch Circle book choice is the Midnight Library by Matt Haig and it will be discussed on 15 February

Karen can be contacted on ranches.ladies@gmail.com

The Book Circle

The next title is the international bestseller Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens. This book will be discussed in February and has been a runaway word of mouth success. If you are hoping to get ahead with your reading the book circle’s March book is Night Boat to Tangier by Kevin Barry followed by Becoming from Michelle Obama

Jackie can be contacted on ranches.ladies@gmail.com

French Circle

or would you like to?

The French Circle is up and running virtually so if you would be interested in improving your language skills get in touch with Dominique on ranches.ladies@gmail.com. Classes are held every Sunday at 10am

Spanish Circle

The Spanish Circle has also restarted remotely this month led by Manoly. The times of the classes are:

Mondays 5.30pm for intermediates and Wednesdays 11.30am for beginners

Yoga Circle

Pilates Circle

On Wednesday at 2pm Philippa at Optimal Fitness is holding Pilates classes and offers RL members a discount on Zumba classes on Tuesday mornings. Email her on philippa@optimalfitness.ae

Please email RL on circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com for any more information and to sign up for any circles mentioned here or on the website http://www.arabianranchesladies.com circle pages


Your RL membership card is your passport to great discounts from our dozens of discount partners. There have been some changes on our discounts pages so please take a look.  It’s a good idea to have a check before you book your hair appointment or see the dentist to check which companies offer RL some great deals

Studio One Hotel is offering RL members 20% off these 2 packages at Larte restaurant.

Orb Relocation
Relocation Agents
15% discount on total move charges

Drs Nicolas & Asp Clinics
Dental Services
10% discount for all members with a valid membership card
Tel: 04 394 7777

Only You
Hair & Beauty
20% discount on all services every day
Apex, Atrium 204, Motor City
Tel: 04 422 4180

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