21st February 2022

Ranches Ladies Newsletter

Good Morning Ranches Ladies.

Hope you have a great week ahead.

Only 38 days left to visit Expo 2020!

Expo 2020 Dubai is coming to an end on 31st March. Don’t miss it!

The Season Pass Finale is currently available for only 50 AED, giving you unlimited entries to experience 192 country pavilions and the best of art, music, architecture, sports and wellness, science, culture from around the world.

Visit: https://www.expo2020dubai.com/en/tickets-and-merchandise/tickets

Save the date – 8th March

Tuesday Mornings

Coffee mornings at Larte

Join us for at Larte Restaurant in Studio One Hotel, Studio City (across the roundabout from the back entrance of Arabian Ranches 1) from 10.30am- 12pm. It is a great chance for existing Ranches Ladies members to catch up and for new ladies to find out about membership and activities.

We hope to be able to restart our social and cultural programme soon. Stay tuned for details.

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

To join the Ranches Ladies Whatsapp group if you are a member, please email ranches.ladies@gmail.com

If you have any items for the newsletter please send to ranches.ladies@gmail.com

RL Circles News

Please check our website for the latest Circles Calendar

New Circle – Asian Cookery

RL member Gaik Hoon has kindly agreed to start an Asian Cookery Class Circle from Wednesday 2nd March.

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

New – Learn to Draw

One of our RL members, Elizabeth Bruce, would like to offer RL a 4 week workshop in March:
“Drawing from Natural Form”
“ A guide to How to improve your drawing skills “ 
Subject :- “ Natural Form “ 
( Fruit, vegetables, flowers etc) 

Day :- Mondays starting 7th March

Time :- 2:00pm – 4:00pm 
Interested? For more details, contact: circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com

Gardening Circle

The next meeting of the Gardening Circle will be on Friday 25th February, 9.30am. Leila Mukkaimer has kindly invited the group to visit her garden on The Palm.

For more information or to join them please email Jackie at circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com

International Lunch Circle

CHANGE OF DATE: The Malaysian lunch has been postponed by a week until Monday 28th February 12- 2pm.

There are currently no spaces left. You can join a waiting list, in case anyone who has booked is unable to come.

Please contact Carole on circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com

Jewellery Clinic Circle

The next jewellery clinic will be on Wednesday 23rd February, 10.30am-12.30pm

Bring along your old jewellery – beads, silver, gold etc. – that you no longer wear and Hayet will advise or help you change it into something you will wear again. 

Please email Hayet for the venue and more details: hayetzerelli@gmail.com


Poetry Circle

Carole reading at last poetry circle meeting

The poetry circle meet once a month to share and discuss poems on a theme. The next meeting will be Monday 14th March, 2pm and the theme will be ‘Colours’.

If you would like to join the them please email Carole at circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com

Pilates Circle

The Pilates Circle has now started on Thursday afternoons 2-3pm, at Optimal Fitness in Studio City. Gillian from Optimal Fitness is teaching the class and there is space for more ladies to join.

Please email Email circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com for more information.

Book Circle

The Book Circle are currently reading ‘Around The World in 80 Trains’ by Monisha Rajesh, National Geographic’s traveller book of the year – filled with brief encounters, Orwellian nightmares and a swirl of cultures on a seven‑month, 45,000‑mile adventure.

They will meet to discuss this on Friday 18th March at 9.30am.

If you would like to join them, please email Jackie at circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com

Literary Lunch Circle

The Literary Lunch Circle will meet on Monday 21st February (date changed) to discuss their current book ‘All The Lonely People’ by Mike Gayle, a heartwarming and funny story about loneliness and friendship. 

All are welcome. If you would like to joiner find out more, please email circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com

French Circle

The French Circle meet to learn and improve their French on Friday mornings. The venue varies. 

If you would like to join them or find out more, email circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com

Mosaics Circle

The Mosaics Circle, led by Ayesha, meet on Wednesday mornings. They are having a lot of fun creating beautiful mosaics.

No experience is needed. To join or for more details, email circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com 

Art Circle

The Art Circle are meeting on Thursday mornings to learn new techniques and create beautiful paintings. The venue may vary.

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

Bridge Circle

The Bridge circle, led by Manju, are meeting to play on Thursdays at 11am.

Please email circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com if interested.

Yoga Circle

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Mariana is teaching yoga. The days have changed to Mondays and Thursdays from 8.30am.  The format is 60 minutes of yoga and 30 minutes for tea and snacks.

Contact circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com for more information.

Walking Fitness Circle

Enjoying a well deserved coffee after our walk

The walking fitness circle meet on Mondays at 7.30am outside Arabian Ranches 1 retail centre main entrance. They usually walk for about an hour, with coffee afterwards back at the retail centre.

Please email Alex at circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com if you would like to join them.

If you have a different hobby or interest and would like to start a new circle, please let us know.

Email circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com for information on any circles.


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

There have been some recent updates to the discounts section on the website, so please check for up to date deals.

Closing Down Sale

One of our discount partners, ‘Eve Michelle’ Clothing Boutique, is having a closing down sale with up to 90% discount from now till the end of March.

She has lots of hats if you need one for upcoming Ladies Day at the Races events.

Waitrose Shopping Centre, Al Thanya Street, Umm Al Sheif, Jumeirah


 Tel: +971564662341

Limited offer – this month only

February 2022 only – 300 AED voucher for new customers

Offer is for this month only and other discounts are discontinued.
DNIC Building 1st Floor, #116 Ladies
Contact: Mariela

Tel: +971 52 961 8480

Discounts for Clothes and Accessories are highlighted below:

Bare Essentials Swimwear Dubai
Clothing Beach Wear Swim Wear Boutique
20% off full-priced Moontide and Piha swimwear
Jumeira Centre, Jumeira Beach Rd

Eve Michelle

Eve Michelle – Clothing Boutique
10% off all full-price purchases
6 27B Street, Jumeira First
Waitrose Shopping Centre, Al Thanya Street

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Facil Blanco – Authentic Italian Linen
15% off all styles by quoting ARL15

Mamiya 3

Mamiya Jewellery
Up to 70% discount on diamonds and pearls.
Free repairing, cleaning, polishing for
any of your old and broken jewellery
Deira Gold Souk, Gold & Diamond Park, Building 1

Oasis Fashion

Oasis Fashion – Clothing Boutique
20% Discount
Wafi Mall, Oud Metha Road

For any enquiries or suggestions please contact our Discounts
Co-ordinator: discounts.rl@gmail.com

Neon Starfish

20% off clothes when spending over 300AED

At the Festival Plaza Store

​Festival Plaza Mall​19/3, Sheikh Zayed Road​G Floor

Email us at ruth@neonstarfishdubai.com

Send us a What’s App on +971 58 5031176


For any enquiries or suggestions please contact our Discounts Co-ordinator: discounts.rl@gmail.com

Website: www.arabianranchesladies.com

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Have a great week!