7th March 2021

Ranches Ladies Newsletter

International Women’s Day

Tomorrow is International Women’s Day and the theme for this year is #ChooseToChallenge.

Let’s celebrate women’s achievement. Raise awareness against bias. Take action for equality.

Tuesday Morning Coffee Meet Ups

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RL is waiting for approval to restart our regular Tuesday social mornings, but you can email ranches.ladies@gmail.com to keep up to date with developments.

In the meantime, please pop along to LARTE restaurant in Studio One Hotel on Tuesday mornings from 10.30 – 11.30am to meet Julia or Jeanette and find out about membership and activities.

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

RL Circles News

Due to the current COVID-19 restrictions, circle groups are meeting online or in socially distanced ways, where possible.

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

Art Circle

Paintings by Sara, Carole and Alex

The Art Circle meet on Thursday mornings and have been painting outside. Under the guidance of Rajul, they have been creating some beautiful paintings with acrylics.

If you would like to join them please email circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com for more information.

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

Book Circle

The Book Club meets on the third Sunday of each month at 10am. In March they are reading Night Boat to Tangier by Kevin Barry, a darkly comic tale about two ageing Irish gangsters. This will be discussed on 21st March. The April choice will be Becoming by Michelle Obama.

Contact Jackie on circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com for more details

Literary Lunch Circle

The March book choice for the Literary Lunch Circle is Anxious People by Fredrik Backman, a poignant comedy about a crime that never took place, a would-be bank robber who disappears into thin air, and eight extremely anxious strangers who find they have more in common than they ever imagined. It will be discussed on 15th March.

For more details please email Karen on circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com

French Circle

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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

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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

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Pilates Circle

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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. Some discounts are highlighted below. Please take a look at the discounts section on the website for a full list.

The Nail Spa

Nail & Beauty Salon
15% discount – Sunday to Wednesday only
Arabian Ranches Golf Club
Tel: 600 544 001

Spill the Bean Cafe

15% off

Shop No.#07, Block, The Sustainable City – Dubai

04 242 8671




20% off total bill
Valid on a la carte items and not special promotions
Studio One Hotel, Ground Floor – Al Qudra Rd – Dubai
+971 4 581 6870

Orb Relocations

Relocation Agents
15% discount on total move charges

Only You

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

Email: circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com      

Website: www.arabianranchesladies.com

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Have a great week!