17th April 2023

Ranches Ladies Newsletter

Good Morning Ranches Ladies. Eid al Fitr is approaching and we have a long weekend to celebrate.

Eid Mubarak to all Ranches Ladies.

Coffee Morning Presentation – 18th April

Join us on 18th April at Larte, Studio One Hotel, for a presentation by HeroGo about fighting food waste. HeroGo are the UAE’s first sustainable online grocery store. Learn how to reduce food waste and save the planet while also saving money on your grocery bill.

Tuesdays at Larte

Ranches Ladies meeting every Tuesday morningat Larte, Studio One Hotel in Studio City, 10.30am to 12 midday. Don’t miss the special presentation this Tuesday.

You can also join or renew your RL membership and find out about activities on offer.

Wanted –

Newsletter Contributions

What would you like to share with other RL members?

We need short (200-300 word) articles for this newsletter, with photos if possible. It would be great to have an article for each week’s newsletter.

Please email any items for the newsletter to ranches.ladies@gmail.com before midday on Friday for inclusion in the next Monday’s newsletter.

RL Circles News

The number of Circles activities have increased so it is not possible to fit each one on the newsletter every week. See the Circles Calendar for April on the website for more activities.

Italian Circle

Booked your holiday in Italy? Join the Italian circle to learn in a new and fun way the language. Each session is a speaking booster! No books no pens needed, bring only yourself.

Every Wednesday at 10am until mid June. For more information email circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com

International Festivals Lunch Circle

The Lebanese Eid Lunch, to be hosted by Ruth Morgharbel in JBR on Thursday 27th April, is now fully booked.

Art Circle

The Art Circle are continuing to create stunning paintings on different themes. They meet on Thursdays from 10am to 12 noon. If you would like to join email circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com

Quilters Circle

Ladies from the Quilters Circle enjoyed a macrame workshop at their last meeting and took home cute key chains made on the day.

Ranches Ladies Quilters meet regularly, usually on the 3rd Monday of the month at 10am. Their Annual Retreat is due to be held from 15th to 17th May this year.

If you would like to join, contact Vidhya at thequilterscircle@gmail.com

Storytelling Circle

Last week, the Storytelling Circle was on the topic ‘My Favourite Outfit.’ Here is a photo of Jillie in her favourite outfit, her old woollen school cloak from the 1960s.

The topic for the next meeting planned for Monday 8th May, 2.30-4.30pm in Arabian Ranches 1, will be ‘My Favourite Holiday Destination.’ Come prepared to talk for a few minutes on the topic.

If you would like to join, contact Carole or email circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com

Gardening Circle

The Gardening Circle are not meeting this month. However Jackie, the circle leader, thought members may be interested in a competition by The Garden Concept Store. Enter the My Garden Concept competition by uploading photos of your garden with a description by 30th April, for a chance to win a voucher to spend on garden furniture.



Yoga Circle

Mariana is teaching yoga outdoors, 5pm on Tuesdays and 8.15am on Fridays.

Email circle.ranches.ladies@gmail.com to find out more

Pilates Circle

Gillian from Optimal Fitness is teaching the Pilates circle at Optimal Fitness in Studio City (opposite Studio One Hotel).

There are now 2 sessions on Mondays 10.30-11.30am and Thursday afternoons 2-3pm. New ladies are welcome to join.

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

Walking Fitness Circle

Come and join the Walking Circle while the weather is still not too hot. Meet on Mondays at 7.15am outside the main entrance of the Community Retail centre in Arabian Ranches to walk for around one hour. Tea/coffee in Costa afterwards at 8.15am.

New ladies are always welcome to join, email circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com for more information.

Beach Walking Circle

The Beach Walking Circle, led by Monika, at Kite beach (Blue Villas parking) on Tuesdays at 6.30am, walk for around 7-8 km and stop for coffee afterwards. 

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

Literary Lunch Circle

The Literary Lunch Circle, led by Ashfaa, are taking a break in this month. They plan to meet again on Monday 22nd May to discuss ‘Honey and Spice’ the debut novel by internationally bestselling author, Bolu Babalola.

If you would like to join, email circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com


Your RL membership is your passport to great discounts from our dozens of discount partners. Please make sure you present your valid membership card to avail a discount. 

There have been some recent changes to discounts, so please Check the discounts section on the website for up to date information.

Discounts for Hair and Beauty are highlighted below:

Paintbox Hair Ladies Salon, Arjan

20% off Hair and Nail Services, excluding Balayage packages, Tuesdays to Fridays

Must show valid RL membership card

Paintbox Hair, G09 Block A, Diamond Business Centre1, Arjan 

New phone number: 058 516 5125

Chill salon

Chill Salon – Hair Salon

20% off on first visit to Palm Jumeirah Salon only

Shoreline Building 1, Palm Jumeirah

Tel: 050 5788506

(Media City branch has been relocated to Palm Jumeirah)

10% off on all services at all branches


Marasi Drive

Hotel Indigo, Dubai Downtown
+971 (0) 505788506


Intercontinental Hotel 2nd Floor
Tel: 052 428 3225

Derma Lounge – Beauty Salon

Derma Lounge

10% Discount off Services at the salon 

Not valid on products

Valid RL membership card must be shown to avail discount

Tel 043681453

Arabian Ranches 1 Community Centre


Hair & Beauty

L’Atelier Hair and Beauty is now offering 20% discount on bills over 200 AED every day
Motor City (Kojak Building), Springs Souk and Jumeirah Village
Tel: 04 420 1946/04 420 3096


Marquee – Hair Salon

Offering 15% discount on Monday to Thursday
Arabian Ranches Golf Club
Tel: 04 420 7700

Only You 2

Only You – Hair & Beauty

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

Refinery Beauty Lounge

10% discount at our branch in Waitrose Al Thanya

10% discount at our branch in Centro – The Villa



Sugar Beauty Lounge
Sports City, Mall of the Emirates and Jumeira Lake Towers
Monday to Wednesday: 

20% reduction on all nail, body, skin care and hair treatments.
40% on Keratin, Botox, Collagen and Protein

Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday: 

20% on minimum spend of AED 250

Discount is not available 5 days before and during public holidays
Valid Ranches Ladies card must be shown
tel: Sports City 044520989 or MoE 043549001

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

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Have a great week!