Author: Ranches Ladies

18th April 2021

Ranches Ladies Newsletter

Good Morning Ranches Ladies.

We hope you have a great week.

If you are observing Ramadan we wish you all the blessings of the holy month.

Election of Ranches Ladies Board Members

Tuesday 20th April

There will be a Zoom meeting for the election of board members on Tuesday 20th April.

Members are requested to join the meeting for a few minutes each between 1pm and  1.40pm to vote.

The proposed new board members are:

Monali Abhijit Navalekar –  Treasurer

Michelle Coulter Robertson – Director for Media activities

Shahnaz Qassim Fikree – Director for circles activities

Details for the Zoom meeting:

Join Zoom Meeting between 1pm and 1.40pm
https://us04web.zoom.us/j/8513573889?pwd=VUM1NzQ4ckhMcDN6L1NHSm95VUhQQT09

Meeting ID: 851 357 3889
Passcode: r8NvDL–

Ramadan Handicrafts

One of our members, Fadwa, is creating beautiful pieces for your home such as tablecloths, table runners and cushion covers. You can contact her on Whatsapp +971 50 552 2417 to find out more.

You can also check out Fadwa’s crochet tutorials on YouTube: Chez Fadwa Handcraft

Keeping up to date

We don’t yet know when our regular Tuesday social mornings will be able to restart. We hope this will become possible as COVID cases drop and more people are vaccinated.

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.

You can also email ranches.ladies@gmail.com to keep up to date with developments.

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.

Click Circles Calendar to see latest activities on http://www.arabianranchesladies.com website

Here are some of the activities the groups are getting up to:

Quilters Circle

The Quilters Circle meet via Zoom and continue to make some beautiful pieces.

Contact Bronwyn on thequilterscircle@gmail.com for more details, or to join the group.

Walking Fitness Circle

The Walking Fitness Circle are continuing to meet, until the summer heat gets too much. They meet on Mondays at 7 am outside Arabian Ranches 1 Community Centre and walk in socially distanced pairs for around an hour. Those who can stay enjoy a coffee at Costa after the walk.

If you would like to join them please email Alex or Mandy on ranches.ladies@gmail.com

Book Circle

The Book Club meets on the third Sunday of each month at 10am.

Today they are discussing ‘Becoming’ by Michelle Obama.

The book for next month is the psychological crime thriller ‘The Silent Patient’ by Alex Michaelides

For those who want to get a head start, the upcoming books will be:

June – The Midnight Library by Matt Haig

July – Fall of Marigolds by Susan Meissner  

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

Literary Lunch Circle

The April book choice for the Literary Lunch Circle is The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid.  It will be discussed tomorrow Monday 19th  April. The next book will voted on after this meeting.

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

Discounts

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

There have been some recent changes to the discounts pages, so please take a look at the discounts section on the website for up to date information.

Some discounts are highlighted below.

Chill Salon


Hair Salon
20% off on first visit to Media City Salon only. 10% off on all other visits to both branches
Dubai Media City – Loft office 1, Entrance B, 407
Tel: 04 44 62991
Dubai Marina – Intercontinental Hotel 2nd Floor
Tel: 052 428 3225
http://www.chillsalondubai.com

Cocoon Nail Spa


Nail & Beauty Salon
15% discount on all services from Sun – Tues excluding public holidays, on a minimum spend of 150 AED
Motor City, Daytona House
Tel: 04 447 2795
http://www.cocoonnailspa.com

Only You

Hair & Beauty
20% discount on all services every day
Apex, Atrium 204, Motor City
Tel: 04 422 4180
http://www.onlyyousalon.com

LARTE

Restaurant

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
https://www.larte.ae/

Orb Relocations

Relocation Agents
15% discount on total move charges
https://www.orbrelocations.com/

Email: circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com      

Website: www.arabianranchesladies.com

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

If you wish to unsubscribe at any time please drop an email to arladiesdubai@gmail.com

Have a great week!

11th April 2021

Ranches Ladies Newsletter

Ramadan Kareem

Good Morning Ranches Ladies.

As Ramadan begins this week we wish you all the blessings of the holy month.

Ramadan Handicrafts

One of our members, Fadwa, is creating beautiful pieces for your home such as tablecloths, table runners and cushion covers. You can contact her on Whatsapp +971 50 552 2417 to find out more.

You can also check out Fadwa’s crochet tutorials on YouTube: Chez Fadwa Handcraft

Tuesday 20th April

Election of Ranches Ladies Board Members

There will be a Zoom meeting for the election of board members on Tuesday 20th April.

Members are requested to join the meeting for a few minutes each between 1pm and  1.40pm to vote.

The proposed new board members are:

Monali Abhijit Navalekar –  Treasurer

Michelle Coulter Robertson – Director for Media activities

Shahnaz Qassim Fikree – Director for circles activities

Details for the Zoom meeting will be sent closer to the date.

Keeping up to date

We don’t yet know when our regular Tuesday social mornings will be able to restart. We hope this will become possible as COVID cases drop and more people are vaccinated.

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.

You can also email ranches.ladies@gmail.com to keep up to date with developments.

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.

Click Circles Calendar to see latest activities on http://www.arabianranchesladies.com website

Here are some of the activities the groups are getting up to:

Gardening Circle

Although RL gardening circle is not currently meeting in person, they are sharing tips online and learning together how to make the most of our gardens. 

Carole Binbrek has had great success with her desert roses, all grown from cuttings a few years back and fed regularly with Bokashi homemade fertiliser.

Email Jackie at circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com to find out more

Walking Fitness Circle

As the weather is getting hotter, the Walking Fitness Circle are now meeting at 7 am (instead of the usual 7.30am) outside Arabian Ranches 1 Community Centre on Mondays.  We are walking in socially distanced pairs for around an hour, and enjoy a well-earned cuppa at Costa afterwards.

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

Book Circle

The Book Club meets on the third Sunday of each month at 10am.

The April book choice is Becoming by Michelle Obama, which will be discussed on 18th April.

For those who want to get a head start, the upcoming books will be:

May – The Silent Patient by Alex Michaelides

June – The Midnight Library by Matt Haig

July – Fall of Marigolds by Susan Meissner  

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

Literary Lunch Circle

The April book choice for the Literary Lunch Circle is The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid.  It will be discussed on Monday 19th  April.

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

Art Circle

Klimt, The Kiss by Carole

The Art Circle meet on Thursday mornings and have been creating beautiful paintings with acrylic.

The venue varies, so if you would like to join them, please email circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com for more information.

Garden Nymphe by Alexandra

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

Discounts

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

There have been some recent changes to the discounts pages, so please take a look at the discounts section on the website for up to date information.

Some discounts are highlighted below.

Casa Havana Beauty Salon


Hair & Beauty
20% discount for all 1st time customers
10% discount for all visits (excluding threading and hair extensions)
Villa 892, Al Wasl Rd Umm Suqeim 1
Tel: 04 321 5757/056 157 7878
http://www.casahavanasalon.com

Chi Nail Spa


Nail & Beauty Salon
20% discount (Excluding Thursday & Friday)
Motor City, Detroit House
Tel: 04 457 2485
http://www.chinailspa.com

Only You

Hair & Beauty
20% discount on all services every day
Apex, Atrium 204, Motor City
Tel: 04 422 4180
http://www.onlyyousalon.com

Spill the Bean Cafe

15% off

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

04 242 8671

https://www.facebook.com/spillthebean/

LARTE

Restaurant

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
https://www.larte.ae/

Orb Relocations

Relocation Agents
15% discount on total move charges
https://www.orbrelocations.com/

Email: circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com      

Website: www.arabianranchesladies.com

If you wish to unsubscribe at any time please drop an email to arladiesdubai@gmail.com

Have a great week!

4th April 2021

Ranches Ladies Newsletter

Good Morning and Happy Easter to all who are celebrating this festival today.

Election of Ranches Ladies Committee Members

There will be a Zoom meeting for the election of committee members on Tuesday 20th April.

Members are requested to join the meeting for a few minutes each between 1pm and  1.40pm to vote.

The proposed new committee members are:

Monali Abhijit Navalekar –  Treasurer

Michelle Coulter Robertson – Director for Media activities

Shahnaz Qassim Fikree – Director for circles activities

Details for the Zoom meeting will be sent closer to the date.

ARTE, The Makers’ Market

ARTE, The Makers’ Market will be at Times Square on 9th April.

ARTE’s artisans will, as always, be offering a bit of everything. Be prepared for the cutest, inspiring, re-imagined, traditional and modern designs. The collections hold more than gorgeous macrame, fabulous Middle Eastern wood craft, beautiful jewelry, there will be other fun and colourful designs in wall signs, organic skincare made by the best. These handcrafted never-seen-before pieces will have a wide price range.

info@arte.ae

Tuesday Morning Coffee Meet Ups

Old Style Greetings

We are waiting for approval to restart our regular Tuesday social mornings and hope this will become possible as COVID cases drop and more people are vaccinated.

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.

You can also email ranches.ladies@gmail.com to keep up to date with developments.

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.

Click Circles Calendar to see latest activities on http://www.arabianranchesladies.com website

Here are some of the activities the group are getting up to:

Gardening Circle

Although RL gardening circle is not currently meeting in person, they are sharing tips online and learning together how to make the most of our gardens. 

Several of the Gardening Circle ladies have tried their hand at growing vegetables over the winter and have had great results with a wide variety of plants including tomato, cucumber, aubergine, courgette, gourd, kale and various herbs.  Some have grown their plants in the ground and others have had success with plants in pots.  Here are a few photos to inspire you!

Email Jackie at circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com to find out more

Walking Fitness Circle

As the weather is getting hotter, the Walking Fitness Circle are now meeting at 7 am (instead of the usual 7.30am) outside Arabian Ranches 1 Community Centre on Mondays.  We are walking in socially distanced pairs for around an hour, and enjoy a well-earned cuppa at Costa afterwards.

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

Book Circle

The Book Club meets on the third Sunday of each month at 10am.

The April book choice is Becoming by Michelle Obama, which will be discussed on 18th April.

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

Literary Lunch Circle

The April book choice for the Literary Lunch Circle is The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid.  It will be discussed on Monday 19th  April.

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

Art Circle

The Art Circle meet on Thursday mornings and have been creating beautiful paintings with acrylic.

The venue varies, so if you would like to join them, please email circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com for more information.

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

Discounts

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

There have been some recent changes to the discounts pages, so please take a look at the discounts section on the website for up to date information.

Some discounts are highlighted below.

Acacia Garden Centre


10-15% off indoor and outdoor plants and 20% offother products
Warsan 3, Plant Souq
Tel: Jan Abaya, Project Coordinator
Mob: +971 55 439 5987
www.acaciagardencenter.com

Agriculture Box


Offering 1 big box (2m x 1m x 0.6m) with a 20L composting system and a ferti gun
including delivery & installation for 3750AED
Contact: Arnaud Fabre, Agriculture Box Founder
Tel: 052 875 1318
http://www.agriculturebox.com

Spill the Bean Cafe

15% off

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

04 242 8671

https://www.facebook.com/spillthebean/

LARTE

Restaurant

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
https://www.larte.ae/

Orb Relocations

Relocation Agents
15% discount on total move charges
https://www.orbrelocations.com/

Email: circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com      

Website: www.arabianranchesladies.com

If you wish to unsubscribe at any time please drop an email to arladiesdubai@gmail.com

Have a great week!

28th March 2021

Ranches Ladies Newsletter

Happy Sunday Morning to all Ranches Ladies.

We hope you have a great week.

Many schools have Spring Break and, while overseas travel is still difficult, it’s a great opportunity to make the most of all that Dubai and the UAE have to offer.

One of our members has been featured in The Khaleej Times. Kumkum Ramchandani took comfort in writing during lockdown and recently published a book of short stories. Congratulations Kumkum!

Tuesday Morning Coffee Meet Ups

Old Style Greetings

We are waiting for approval to restart our regular Tuesday social mornings and hope this will become possible as COVID cases drop and more people are vaccinated.

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.

You can also email ranches.ladies@gmail.com to keep up to date with developments.

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

Walking Fitness Circle

As the weather is getting hotter, the Walking Fitness Circle are now meeting at 7 am (instead of the usual 7.30am) outside Arabian Ranches 1 Community Centre on Mondays.  We are walking in socially distanced pairs for around an hour, and enjoy a well-earned cuppa at Costa afterwards.

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

Book Circle

The Book Club meets on the third Sunday of each month at 10am.

The April book choice is Becoming by Michelle Obama, which will be discussed on 18th April.

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

Literary Lunch Circle

The April book choice for the Literary Lunch Circle is The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid. It will be discussed on Monday 19th April.

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

Art Circle

The Art Circle meet on Thursday mornings and have been creating beautiful paintings with acrylic.

The venue varies, so if you would like to join them, please email circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com for more information.

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

Discounts

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

There have been some recent changes to the discounts pages, so please take a look at the discounts section on the website for up to date information.

Some discounts are highlighted below.

The Gorgeous Flower Co

10% discount for Ranches Ladies (must show card)
All branches inc. Arabian Ranches Community Centre
info@thegorgeousflowerco.com
Tel: 050 299 3989
http://www.thegorgeousflowerco.com

Drs Nicolas & Asp Clinics


Dental Services
10% discount for all members with a valid membership card
http://www.nicolasandasp.com
Tel: 04 394 7777

Park Avenue Dental


Dental Services
10% discount for all members with a valid membership card
Daytona House, Motor City
Tel: 04 553 0931


Spill the Bean Cafe

15% off

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

04 242 8671

https://www.facebook.com/spillthebean/

LARTE

Restaurant

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
https://www.larte.ae/

Orb Relocations

Relocation Agents
15% discount on total move charges
https://www.orbrelocations.com/

Email: circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com      

Website: www.arabianranchesladies.com

If you wish to unsubscribe at any time please drop an email to arladiesdubai@gmail.com

Have a great week!

21st March 2021

Ranches Ladies Newsletter

Good morning Ranches Ladies. Welcome to a new week.

Today is Mother’s Day in the UAE and in some other Middle Eastern countries.

UAE Mothers Day

The date of Mother’s Day varies between countries, but whenever you celebrate we wish you a very Happy Mother’s Day!

Tuesday Morning Coffee Meet Ups

Old Style Greetings

We are waiting for approval to restart our regular Tuesday social mornings and hope this will become possible as COVID cases drop and more people are vaccinated.

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.

You can also email ranches.ladies@gmail.com to keep up to date with developments.

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

Book Circle

The Book Club meets on the third Sunday of each month at 10am. Today they are discussing Night Boat to Tangier by Kevin Barry, a darkly comic tale about two ageing Irish gangsters. .

The April book choice is Becoming by Michelle Obama.

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

Literary Lunch Circle

The April book choice for the Literary Lunch Circle is The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid. It will be discussed on Monday 19th April.

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

Art Circle

The Art Circle meet on Thursday mornings and have been making the most of the current weather, drawing and painting outside.

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

Walking Fitness Circle

Socially Distanced Walking

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

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

This image has an empty alt attribute; its file name is optimal.jpg

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

Discounts

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

There have been some recent changes to the discounts pages, and sadly a few companies have closed down, so please take a look at the discounts section on the website for up to date information.

Some discounts are highlighted below.

The Gorgeous Flower Co

10% discount for Ranches Ladies (must show card)
All branches inc. Arabian Ranches Community Centre
info@thegorgeousflowerco.com
Tel: 050 299 3989
http://www.thegorgeousflowerco.com

Ted Morgan Hair Salon

10% off Sun and Mon at Motor City. 15% off Town Centre Jumeirah Sun and Mon
Motor City, Daytona House, Unit 03
Tel: 04 457 2309
http://www.tedmorganhair.com


Spill the Bean Cafe

15% off

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

04 242 8671

https://www.facebook.com/spillthebean/

LARTE

Restaurant

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
https://www.larte.ae/

Orb Relocations

Relocation Agents
15% discount on total move charges
https://www.orbrelocations.com/

Email: circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com      

Website: www.arabianranchesladies.com

If you wish to unsubscribe at any time please drop an email to arladiesdubai@gmail.com

Have a great week!

14th March 2021

Ranches Ladies Newsletter

International Day of Happiness

Saturday 20th March is International Day of Happiness. The theme for 2021 is Keep Calm. Stay Wise. Be Kind.

The past year has been difficult for many people in many ways.

The Action for Happiness Website has many helpful ideas on how to look after ourselves and each other, as we hope for better days to come.

UK Mothers Day

Today is Mother’s Day in the UK.

In the UAE and some other Arab countries it is celebrated next week, while many other countries celebrate Mothers Day on the second Sunday of May.

Whenever you celebrate, we wish you a very Happy Mother’s Day

Tuesday Morning Coffee Meet Ups

Old Style Greetings

We are waiting for approval to restart our regular Tuesday social mornings and hope this will become possible as COVID cases drop and more people are vaccinated.

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.

You can also email ranches.ladies@gmail.com to keep up to date with developments.

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

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 Monday 15th March.

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

Art Circle

The Art Circle meet on Thursday mornings and have been making the most of the current weather, drawing and painting outside.

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

Walking Fitness Circle

Socially Distanced Walking

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

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

Discounts

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

There have been some recent changes to the discounts pages, and sadly a few companies have closed down, so please take a look at the discounts section on the website for up to date information.

Some discounts are highlighted below.

Little Neighborhood Restaurant


Food and Drink
20% food and drink

Shop No 6, Remraam Community Center, Remraam Dubailand – Dubai
Tel: 04 876 9042

https://littleneighborhooddxb.com/

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
http://www.mamiyadiamonds.com


Spill the Bean Cafe

15% off

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

04 242 8671

https://www.facebook.com/spillthebean/

LARTE

Restaurant

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
https://www.larte.ae/

Orb Relocations

Relocation Agents
15% discount on total move charges
https://www.orbrelocations.com/

Only You


Hair & Beauty
20% discount on all services every day
Apex, Atrium 204, Motor City
Tel: 04 422 4180
http://www.onlyyousalon.com

Email: circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com      

Website: www.arabianranchesladies.com

If you wish to unsubscribe at any time please drop an email to arladiesdubai@gmail.com

Have a great week!

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

Discounts

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
http://www.thenailspa.com


Spill the Bean Cafe

15% off

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

04 242 8671

https://www.facebook.com/spillthebean/

LARTE

Restaurant

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
https://www.larte.ae/

Orb Relocations

Relocation Agents
15% discount on total move charges
https://www.orbrelocations.com/

Only You


Hair & Beauty
20% discount on all services every day
Apex, Atrium 204, Motor City
Tel: 04 422 4180
http://www.onlyyousalon.com

Email: circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com      

Website: www.arabianranchesladies.com

If you wish to unsubscribe at any time please drop an email to arladiesdubai@gmail.com

Have a great week!

28th February 2021

Ranches Ladies Newsletter

World Book Day – 4th March

World Book Day shouldn’t be just for kids! Reading is a great way to relax and expand our outlook. Why not find a new book to read instead of spending time on the internet, or join the Book Club or Literary Lunch Circle if you have time?

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

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

Discounts

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.

Hamptons Cafe


Arabian Ranches Community Centre
15% off regular all items (does not include packages)
You must show your membership card

Spill the Bean Cafe

15% off

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

04 242 8671

https://www.facebook.com/spillthebean/

LARTE

Restaurant

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
https://www.larte.ae/

Orb Relocations

Relocation Agents
15% discount on total move charges
https://www.orbrelocations.com/

The Gorgeous Flower Co

10% discount for Ranches Ladies (must show membership card)
All branches incl. Arabian Ranches Community Centre
info@thegorgeousflowerco.com
Tel: 050 299 3989
http://www.thegorgeousflowerco.com

Only You


Hair & Beauty
20% discount on all services every day
Apex, Atrium 204, Motor City
Tel: 04 422 4180
http://www.onlyyousalon.com

Email: circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com      

Website: www.arabianranchesladies.com

If you wish to unsubscribe at any time please drop an email to arladiesdubai@gmail.com

Have a great week!

21st February 2021

Ranches Ladies Newsletter

We hope that you have had a good week and been able to get outside to enjoy the beautiful weather in Dubai at the moment.

Although many of our usual meetings are currently on hold we are hopeful that they will be able to resume as things improve and more people are fully vaccinated.

If you have not yet managed to get the COVID-19 vaccine, please check the Ministry of Health and PreventionSEHA or DHA sites for up to date information on vaccinations.

Tuesday Morning Coffee Meet Ups

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.

You can also pop along to LARTE restaurant in Studio One Hotel on Tuesday mornings from 10.30am 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

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

You can find details in the RL’s Circles Calendar on http://www.arabianranchesladies.com website

Book Circle

The current Book Circle choice is the international bestseller Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens. This book will be discussed on 21st 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.

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

Art Circle

Sara Sutton

Carole Binbrek

The Art Circle have been having a great time learning to work with acrylics, led by Rajul.

To find out more contact circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com

Literary Lunch Circle

The February meeting a thought-provoking discussion of The Midnight Library by Matt Haig, which took place on Zoom.

The next book choice 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 22nd March.

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

Walking Fitness Circle

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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

French Circle

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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

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The Spanish Circle has also restarted via Zoom, 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.

Membership

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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

Discounts

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 for up to date information.

Email: circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com      

Website: www.arabianranchesladies.com

If you wish to unsubscribe from this newsletter at any time please drop an email to arladiesdubai@gmail.com

Have a great week!

14th February

Ranches Ladies Newsletter

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Happy Valentines Day to all Ranches Ladies members, past and present.

A Year for Hope

Emirates Mission to Mars

This week, the U.A.E. and the world celebrated the successful arrival of the Emirates Mars Mission’s Hope probe into orbit around the red planet. We look forward to seeing the pictures it will send back soon.

The global COVID-19 pandemic is not yet over. We can all do our bit to keep our families and others safe by continuing to wear masks, social distance and get vaccinated as soon as possible.

Please check the Ministry of Health and Prevention, SEHA or DHA sites for up to date information on vaccinations.

Tuesday Morning Coffee Meet Ups

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 or ask questions.

You can also pop along to LARTE restaurant in Studio One Hotel on Tuesday mornings from 10.30am to meet Julia or Jeanette and find out about activities or membership.

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

RL Circles News

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

You can find details in the RL’s Circles Calendar on http://www.arabianranchesladies.com website

RL Quilters

Paramjeet Bawa

The quilters circle have a very special guest for their February Meeting. 

Paramjeet Bawa is an internationally recognised art quilter and teacher. She is renowned for her quilt ‘ Dust Storm’ that won multiple international awards. We are thrilled to have her present a trunk show of her quilting journey for our monthly meeting via Zoom on February 21st.

Contact Sita on thequilterscircle@gmail.com for more details, or to join the group.

Literary Lunch Circle

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The February Literary Lunch Circle book choice is the Midnight Library by Matt Haig and it will be discussed on 15 February via Zoom. To find out more, contact Karen on ranches.ladies@gmail.com

The Book Circle

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The Book Circle meets on the 3rd Sunday of the month and will be discussing the international bestseller Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens on 21st February. Contact Jackie on ranches.ladies@gmail.com for details.

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.

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

 

French Circle

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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

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The Spanish Circle has also restarted via Zoom, 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.

Membership

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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

Discounts

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 for up to date information.

Email: circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com      

Website: www.arabianranchesladies.com

If you wish to unsubscribe from this newsletter at any time please drop an email to arladiesdubai@gmail.com

Have a great week!