Category: Tuesday

13th December 2020

Ranches Ladies Newsletter

Yesterday was the Christmas Bazaar held at Studio One Hotel and it was a lovely start to the festive period. Beautifully arranged around the pool at Studio One, the stalls were selling stunning jewellery, fashionable clothing and beautiful accessories. The restaurants were doing a roaring trade as everyone enjoyed this festive occasion

Remember to email us directly if you have any questions, comments or information about Ranches Ladies. Please contact Hayet, our President, Julia, our Vice president, or any member of the committee on ranches.ladies@gmail.com

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

Membership

Please email Julia on ranches.ladies@gmail.com for more information about joining RL in the new year

Ranches Ladies is encouraging past and new members to rejoin so that we are in a great position to start as soon as we get the go ahead from CDA. You can find the membership form on our http://www.arabianranchesladies.com website on the How to Join Us page

Tuesday Morning Social Meetings

Old Style Greetings

RL is waiting for approval to meet on a Tuesday but you can email Jeanette on ranches.ladies@gmail.com to keep up to date with all developments

RL Circles News

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

Mosaic Circle

Sana is making baubles

Members of the Mosaic Circle have been inspired by the season to make Christmas baubles at home. Here is Sana with one of her creations. Please get in touch with Jo on ranches.ladies@gmail.com for more information about mosaics

Art Circle

The Art Circle is copying Claude Monet’s famous painting of the Japanese bridge over his water lily pond at his home in Giverny, France. Rajul has been teaching us some techniques in acrylic paints and Shelley has made an incredible start to her picture

You can contact Rajul on ranches.ladies@gmail.com for more information about her acrylic painting and silk painting circle

Gardening Circle

Jackie’s seedlings

Although the Gardening Circle has not been able to meet in person Jackie has continued to to keep busy in her garden. She decided to grow vegetables from seed and has had a bumper crop of peppers and papaya seedlings. So many, in fact, she would like to give some away!

Email Jackie on circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com if you would like some pepper or papaya plants

Walking Fitness Circle

Members of the Walking Fitness Circle are meeting 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’s gorgeous flying geese quilt

The online RL Quilters meeting is today at 9am. Contact Sita on thequilterscircle@gmail.com for any quilting questions

Literary Lunch Circle

The December book choice is Avni Doshi’s Burnt Sugar. Avni Doshi is an American novelist currently based in Dubai and this book recently made the Booker shortlist. We will discuss it in January after the Christmas break

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

The Book Circle

The next title is the international bestseller American Dirt by Jeanine Cummins. This book will be discussed in January 2021.

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

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.  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

Go to Wafi Mall to enjoy a 30% discount for Ranches Ladies at Oasis Fashion (and the mall is beautifully decorated for Christmas too)

Derma Lounge – Beauty Salon
10% off services at the salon, not valid on products
Arabian Ranches Community Centre
Tel 0436 81453   www.dermalounge.ae

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

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

until the end of the year

Christmas Bazaar 2020

In partnership with Studio One Hotel and Boulevard One the annual RL Xmas Bazaar was held on Saturday 12th December from 10am to 7pm as part of the Studioville festive event at the Studio One hotel

Hayet
Oasis Fashion

We would like to thank you for your continuous support of Ranches Ladies over the years and we will be delighted to see you again soon

Hayet Zerelli   RL President             

6th December 2020

Ranches Ladies Newsletter

Welcome to the run up to Christmas, trees are up and the shops are playing festive songs. Ranches Ladies’ discount partner Studio One Hotel is holding its first Christmas Bazaar on 12th December so please go along and enjoy the yuletide atmosphere. There will be plenty of stalls to stock up on your Christmas gifts

Remember to email us directly if you have any questions, comments or information about Ranches Ladies. Please contact Hayet, our President, Julia, our Vice president, or any member of the committee on ranches.ladies@gmail.com

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

Membership

Please email Julia on ranches.ladies@gmail.com for more information about joining RL as Julia can arrange to meet you at Larte in Studio One Hotel on Tuesday mornings to complete the paperwork in a socially distanced manner

Ranches Ladies is encouraging past and new members to rejoin so that we are in a great position to start as soon as we get the go ahead from CDA. You can find the membership form on our http://www.arabianranchesladies.com website on the How to Join Us page

Tuesday Morning Social Meetings

Old Style Greetings

RL is waiting for approval to meet on a Tuesday but in the meantime Julia is available every Tuesday morning from 10.30am at Larte restaurant at Studio One Hotel to sign up new members

Email Jeanette on ranches.ladies@gmail.com to keep up to date with all developments

RL Circles News

Look at RL’s Circle calendar on http://www.arabianranchesladies.com website

Mosaic Circle

Members of the Mosaic Circle have been inspired by the season to make Christmas baubles at home. These are Karen’s pieces. Please get in touch with Jo on ranches.ladies@gmail.com for more information about mosaics

Art Circle

The Art Circle is undertaking to copy Claude Monet’s famous painting of the Japanese bridge over his water lily pond at his home in Giverny France. Rajul will teach us some techniques in acrylic paints but Shelley and Sara made their own practice attempts. It will be interesting to see how they improve after some tuition!

Walking Fitness Circle

Members of the Walking Fitness Circle are meeting 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

Hala’s magnificent quilt

The next online RL Quilters meeting will be in December. Contact Sita on thequilterscircle@gmail.com for any quilting questions

Literary Lunch Circle

The December book choice is Avni Doshi’s Burnt Sugar. Avni Doshi is an American novelist currently based in Dubai and this book recently made the Booker shortlist. We will discuss it in January after the Christmas break

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

The Book Circle

The next title is the international bestseller American Dirt by Jeannine Cummins. This book will be discussed in January 2021.

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

Discounts

Oasis Fashion

Oasis Fashion – Clothing Boutique
20% Discount
Wafi Mall, Oud Metha Road
http://www.oasisfashiondubai.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.comIf you wish to unsubscribe at any time please drop an email to arladiesdubai@gmail.com

29th November 2020

Ranches Ladies Newsletter

2nd December 2020 marks the 49th National Day of UAE and flags are flying to celebrate the solidarity of 49 years of unity between the seven emirates. All UAE residents embrace the country’s spirit and resilience. The UAE is a nation of hope and optimism and National Day celebrates the country’s rich legacy and traditions and looks ahead to a vivid future for our nation

There will be 3 days of national holiday including Commemoration Day on 1st December

Remember to email us directly if you have any questions, comments or information about Ranches Ladies. Please contact Hayet, our President, Julia, our Vice president, or any member of the committee on ranches.ladies@gmail.com

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

Giving Tuesday

On Tuesday December 1st people around the globe will come together in unity and show kindness and generosity in all its forms by giving their voice, time, money, goods, and advocacy to support communities and causes

GivingTuesday was created in 2012 as a simple idea: a day that encourages people to do good. Over the past seven years, this idea has grown into a global movement that inspires hundreds of millions of people to give, collaborate, and celebrate generosity

Membership

Please email Julia on ranches.ladies@gmail.com for more information about joining RL as Julia can arrange to meet you at Larte in Studio One Hotel on Tuesday mornings to complete the paperwork in a socially distanced manner

Ranches Ladies is encouraging past and new members to rejoin so that we are in a great position to start as soon as we get the go ahead from CDA

Tuesday Morning Social Meetings

Old Style Greetings

RL is waiting for approval to meet on a Tuesday but in the meantime our RL discount partner Studio One Hotel have announced that they holding a Christmas Bazaar on December 12th 2020 and everyone is welcome.

Email Jeanette on ranches.ladies@gmail.com to keep up to date with all developments

RL Circles News

Look at November’s Circle calendar on http://www.arabianranchesladies.com website

Art Circle

The Art Circle is thrilled to announce that Rajul, our silk painting circle leader, has agreed to lead our Art Circle in the techniques of acrylic painting. Rajul enjoys all forms of creative art and is a talented embroiderer, glass and oil painter and enjoys pencil drawing and creating zentangles and mandalas

Walking Fitness Circle

Members of the Walking Fitness Circle are meeting 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

Hala’s magnificent quilt

The next online RL Quilters meeting will be in December. Contact Sita on thequilterscircle@gmail.com for any quilting questions

Literary Lunch Circle

The December book choice is Avni Doshi’s Burnt Sugar. Avni Doshi is an American novelist currently based in Dubai and this book recently made the Booker shortlist. We will discuss it in January after the Christmas break

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

The Book Circle

The next title will be revealed shortly. 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

Discounts

Oasis Fashion

Oasis Fashion – Clothing Boutique
20% Discount
Wafi Mall, Oud Metha Road
http://www.oasisfashiondubai.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.comIf you wish to unsubscribe at any time please drop an email to arladiesdubai@gmail.com

22nd November 2020

Ranches Ladies Newsletter

2020’s Great Conjunction

Hello everyone. If you look into the night sky you can see the beautiful pairing of Jupiter, Saturn and the Moon. The clear skies of the UAE let you clearly observe this solar phenomenon. Some astronomers are calling it one of the biggest astrological events of our lifetime.

UK travel corridor between UK and UAE is official and fantastic news for both Dubai and Brits hoping to see their families. Check the details with your airline before flying

Remember to email us directly if you have any questions, comments or information about Ranches Ladies. Please contact Hayet, our President, Julia, our Vice president, or any member of the committee on ranches.ladies@gmail.com

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

Membership

Please email Julia on ranches.ladies@gmail.com for more information about joining RL as Julia can arrange to meet you at Larte in Studio One Hotel on Tuesday mornings to complete the paperwork in a socially distanced manner

Ranches Ladies is encouraging past and new members to rejoin so that we are in a great position to start as soon as we get the go ahead from CDA

Tuesday Morning Social Meetings

Old Style Greetings

RL is waiting for approval to meet on a Tuesday but in the meantime our RL discount partner Studio One Hotel have announced that they holding a Christmas Bazaar on December 12th 2020 and everyone is welcome.

Email Jeanette on ranches.ladies@gmail.com to keep up to date with all developments

RL Circles News

Look at November’s Circle calendar on http://www.arabianranchesladies.com website

Walking Fitness Circle

Members of the Walking Fitness Circle are meeting 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

An unusually tidy sewing room

The next online RL Quilters meeting will be in December. Contact Sita on thequilterscircle@gmail.com for any quilting questions

Literary Lunch Circle

The December book choice is Avni Doshi’s Burnt Sugar. Avni Doshi is an American novelist currently based in Dubai and this book recently made the Booker shortlist. We will discuss it in January after the Christmas break

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

The Book Circle

The next title will be revealed shortly. 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

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.  It’s a good idea to have a check before you book your hair appointment or to see the dentist to see which companies offer RL some great deals


Dubai Polo & Equestrian Club

Email: circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com      Website: www.arabianranchesladies.comIf you wish to unsubscribe at any time please drop an email to arladiesdubai@gmail.com

15th November 2020

Ranches Ladies Newsletter

Hello everyone and happy Diwali to all our Hindu members, enjoy the Festival of Lights 2020 and have a blessed year

Other good news is the opening of the UK travel corridor between UK and UAE, details still to be clarified, from 4am on Saturday 14th November, opening up the possibility of winter holidays here in Dubai. This is fantastic news for both Dubai and Brits hoping to see their families. Check the details with your airline before flying

Remember to email us directly if you have any questions, comments or information about Ranches Ladies. Please contact Hayet, our President, Julia, our Vice president, or any member of the committee on ranches.ladies@gmail.com

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

Membership

Please email Julia on ranches.ladies@gmail.com for more information about joining RL as Julia can arrange to meet you at Larte in Studio One Hotel on Tuesday mornings to complete the paperwork in a socially distanced manner

Ranches Ladies is encouraging past and new members to rejoin so that we are in a great position to start as soon as we get the go ahead from CDA

Tuesday Morning Social Meetings

Old Style Greetings

RL is waiting for approval to meet on a Tuesday but please email Jeanette on ranches.ladies@gmail.com to keep up to date with all developments

RL Circles News

Look at November’s Circle calendar on http://www.arabianranchesladies.com website

Walking Fitness Circle

Members of the Walking Fitness Circle are meeting 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

An unusually tidy sewing room

The next online RL Quilters meeting will be today and they always have plenty going on with online tutorials and classes. Contact Sita on thequilterscircle@gmail.com for any quilting questions

Literary Lunch Circle

The November choice is Richard Osman’s The Thursday Murder Club. Richard is known for his quick wit and his book has been receiving very favourable reviews. The zoom meeting is tomorrow, Monday 16th

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

The Book Circle

What a marvellous title for the Book Circle’s book of the month! Join us on zoom today to discuss it.

You have 2 more great books to look forward to this month, look out on FB for your next titles

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

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.  It’s a good idea to have a check before you book your hair appointment or to see the dentist to see which companies offer RL some great deals

Derma Lounge – Beauty Salon
10% off services at the salon, not valid on products
Arabian Ranches Community Centre
Tel 0436 81453   www.dermalounge.ae


Eve Michelle – Clothing Boutique

10% off all full price purchases
6 27B Street, Jumeirah First &
Waitrose Shopping Centre, Al Thanya Street
http://www.evemichelle.com


Dubai Polo & Equestrian Club

The Polo Club is offering 20% off food and beverages at Sella Restaurant and the Dubai Polo Bar from 7th January until 31 October 2020.

**This does not include Buffets and Brunches**

tel: 043627823

Email: circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com      Website: www.arabianranchesladies.comIf you wish to unsubscribe at any time please drop an email to arladiesdubai@gmail.com

8th November 2020

Ranches Ladies Newsletter

Bonfire Night

Hello everyone, what a week this has been for US citizens, and as I write this newsletter there is still no result! To all our US members, RL hopes you get the outcome you hope for.

Remember to email us directly if you have any questions, comments or information about Ranches Ladies. Please contact Hayet, our President, Julia, our Vice president, or any member of the committee on ranches.ladies@gmail.com

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

Membership

Ranches Ladies is still asking the CDA to approve the re-opening of RL and until we get permission we are encouraging past and new members to rejoin so that we are in a great position to start as soon as we get the go ahead

Please email Julia on ranches.ladies@gmail.com for more information about joining RL

Tuesday Morning Social Meetings

Old Style Greetings

RL is waiting for approval to meet on a Tuesday but please email Jeanette on ranches.ladies@gmail.com for news of when that may be happening

RL Circles News

Look at November’s Circle calendar on http://www.arabianranchesladies.com website

Volunteer Vacancies

It is no surprise at the moment, but unfortunately RL is seeing a lot of people leaving UAE. As a consequence RL has 2 vacancies at the moment for volunteers, with more openings coming up when RL is allowed to meet again

At the moment we need a volunteer to coordinate our Circles Programme and to help set up new circles. Jackie is always available to give some advice and the whole committee is there to help. No volunteer works alone

Sara currently writes the RL Newsletter, published every Sunday morning, updates the website and uploads RL news to Facebook. Sara is leaving Dubai in February and would like to pass on these duties with plenty of time to hand over. It sounds a bit daunting but Sara had no IT experience whatsoever when she took on the role and has just about managed to keep the show on the road for 3 years

Walking Fitness Circle

Members of the Walking Fitness Circle are meeting 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

Heike’s Remarkable Quilt

The next online RL Quilters meeting will be on 15th November but they have plenty going on with online tutorials and classes. Contact Sita on thequilterscircle@gmail.com for any quilting questions

Literary Lunch Circle

The November choice is Richard Osman’s The Thursday Murder Club. Richard is known for his quick wit and his book has been receiving very favourable reviews

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

The Book Circle

What a marvellous title for the Book Circle’s book of the month! You have 2 great books to look forward to this month

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

Spanish Circle

The Spanish Circle is also restarting 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

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.  It’s a good idea to have a check before you book your hair appointment or to see the dentist to see which companies offer RL some great deals

Spill the Bean 15% off

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

04 242 8671

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

Sugar Beauty Lounge

Sports City, Mall of the Emirates and Jumeira Lake Towers

tel: Sports City 044520989 or MoE 043549001

http://www.sugarbeautylounge.com

Sunday to Tuesday: 20% reduction on all nail, body, skin care and hair treatments.

40% on hair treatments, Keratin, Botox, Collagen and Protein

Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday: 20% on minimum spend of AED 250

This Discount is not available 5 days before and during public holidays and a valid Ranches Ladies card must be shown

Email: circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com      Website: www.arabianranchesladies.comIf you wish to unsubscribe at any time please drop an email to arladiesdubai@gmail.com

1st November 2020

Ranches Ladies Newsletter

Happy Halloween

Hello everyone, this is the new look newsletter courtesy of our publisher, WordPress. It will look different but hopefully it is improved for the better

Remember to email us directly if you have any questions, comments or information about Ranches Ladies. Please contact Hayet, our President, Julia, our Vice president, or any member of the committee on ranches.ladies@gmail.com

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

Membership

Ranches Ladies is still asking the CDA to approve the re-opening of RL and until we get permission we are encouraging past and new members to rejoin so that we are in a great position to start as soon as we get the go ahead

Please email Julia on ranches.ladies@gmail.com for more information about joining RL

Tuesday Morning Social Meetings

Old Style Greetings

RL is waiting for approval to meet on a Tuesday but please email Jeanette on ranches.ladies@gmail.com for news of when that may be happening

RL Circles News

Look at November’s Circle calendar on http://www.arabianranchesladies.com website

RL is very sad to be saying goodbye and thank you to Jackie, our Circles Coordinator and great friend to Ranches Ladies for many years. Jackie is stepping down as Coordinator but will continue to lead the Gardening and Book circles

Jackie has been at the heart of RL for a long time, supporting all our Presidents and the committee, and her help and advice has been really appreciated. We are delighted that she is remaining a member and will continue to support our organisation

Volunteer Vacancies

It is no surprise at the moment, but unfortunately RL is seeing a lot of people leaving UAE. As a consequence RL has 2 vacancies at the moment for volunteers, with more openings coming up when RL is allowed to meet again

At the moment we need a volunteer to coordinate our Circles Programme and to help set up new circles. Jackie is always available to give some advice and the whole committee is there to help. No volunteer works alone

Sara currently writes the RL Newsletter, published every Sunday morning, updates the website and uploads RL news to Facebook. Sara is leaving Dubai in February and would like to pass on these duties with plenty of time to hand over. It sounds a bit daunting but Sara had no IT experience whatsoever when she took on the role and has just about managed to keep the show on the road for 3 years

RL Quilters

Allison’s Rise Quilt Blocks Design by Monika

The next online RL Quilters meeting will be on 15th November but they have plenty going on with online tutorials and classes. Contact Sita on thequilterscircle@gmail.com for any quilting questions

Literary Lunch Circle

The November choice is Richard Osman’s The Thursday Murder Club. Richard is known for his quick wit and his book has been receiving very favourable reviews

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

The Book Circle

What a marvellous title for the Book Circle’s book of the month! You have 2 great books to look forward to this month

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

Spanish Circle

The Spanish Circle is also restarting 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

Egyptian Cookery

Fadwa, the Egyptian Cookery circle leader, is a keen quilter and a dab hand at crochet too. She has made these delightful yarn pumpkins

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 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 to see the dentist to see which companies offer RL some great deals

Spill the Bean 15% off

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

04 242 8671

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

Sugar Beauty Lounge

Sports City, Mall of the Emirates and Jumeira Lake Towers

tel: Sports City 044520989 or MoE 043549001

http://www.sugarbeautylounge.com

Sunday to Tuesday: 20% reduction on all nail, body, skin care and hair treatments.

40% on hair treatments, Keratin, Botox, Collagen and Protein

Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday: 20% on minimum spend of AED 250

This Discount is not available 5 days before and during public holidays and a valid Ranches Ladies card must be shown

Email: circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com      Website: www.arabianranchesladies.comIf you wish to unsubscribe at any time please drop an email to arladiesdubai@gmail.com

18 October 2020

Ranches Ladies Newsletter

 

 

Membership

 

 

RL encourages everyone to renew their membership by emailing Julia on ranches.ladies@gmail.com so that as soon as we get the go ahead we can start up straight away.

Please get in touch with us on our email ranches.ladies@gmail.com if you want to find out more about Ranches Ladies, what we do and how you can meet us

 

Tuesday Morning Social Meeting

 

 

RL will recommence our Tuesday coffee mornings as soon as we have received confirmation from the CDA that Ranches Ladies may meet again.  We will let you know when we get approval

 

RL Circles News

 

You can view the October Circles Calendar on the website: This Month’s Circles Calendar on the website http://www.arabianranchesladies.com and our home page for updates.  We are keeping a watchful eye on events and will let you know if circles are resuming soon

 
RL Quilters
 

 

The Quilters online meeting is today at 10 am

 

French

 

Dominique is back and is looking forward to more virtual French classes

 

 

Yoga Circle

 

 
Book Circle

 

The gripping real life tale of Anne Glenconner’s privileged but heartbreaking story growing up as a close friend of the British royal family Lady in Waiting

 

 
Literary Lunch

 

 

The October book for the Literary Lunch circle is Isabel Allende’s A Long Petal of the Sea. She has written 8 novels, a children’s trilogy and a memoir but she is probably best known for her magic realism House of the Spirits

 

We have a few regular weekly circles which are held on online on a weekly basis

 

On Mondays and Thursdays at 2pm Mariana is live streaming her Yogaclasses and on Wednesdays at 2-3pm Optimal Fitness is holding Pilates sessions and Zumba on Tuesday morning at 11am.  Contact Philippa for details of the discount for RL members phillipa@optimalfitness.ae

Please email Jackie on circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com for any more information and to sign up

 

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.  It’s a good idea to have a check before you book your hair appointment or to see the dentist to see which companies offer RL some great deals

 

 

Kave the story of things

 Free filter coffee!

Warehouse 20, Alserkal Avenue

Dubai, UAE

Email: hello@thestoryofthings.com

Phone: +971 (0) 55 102 4469

 

Derma Lounge – Beauty Salon
10% off services at the salon, not valid on products
Arabian Ranches Community Centre
Tel 0436 81453   www.dermalounge.ae

 

Hamptons Cafe

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

Please email Jackie on circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com for any more information and to sign up

Email: circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com      Website: www.arabianranchesladies.comIf you wish to unsubscribe at any time please drop an email to arladiesdubai@gmail.com.

11 October 2020

Ranches Ladies Newsletter

 

 

Membership

 

 

RL encourages everyone to renew their membership by emailing Julia on ranches.ladies@gmail.com so that as soon as we get the go ahead we can start up straight away.

Please get in touch with us on our email ranches.ladies@gmail.com if you want to find out more about Ranches Ladies, what we do and how you can meet us

 

Tuesday Morning Social Meeting

 

 

RL will recommence our Tuesday coffee mornings as soon as we have received confirmation from the CDA that Ranches Ladies may meet again.  We will let you know when we get approval

 

RL Circles News

 

 

You can view the October Circles Calendar on the website: This Month’s Circles Calendar on the website http://www.arabianranchesladies.com and our home page for updates.  We are keeping a watchful eye on events and will let you know if circles are resuming soon

 

RL Quilters
 

 

The Quilters next online meeting will be on 18 October at 10 am. They are all working hard at home making beautiful quilts and Fathima has been making the blocks of the month

 

French

 

Dominique is back and is looking forward to more virtual French classes

 

 

Yoga Circle

 

 
Book Circle

 

The gripping real life tale of Anne Glenconner’s privileged but heartbreaking story growing up as a close friend of the British royal family Lady in Waiting

 

 
Literary Lunch

 

 

The October book for the Literary Lunch circle is Isabel Allende’s A Long Petal of the Sea. She has written 8 novels, a children’s trilogy and a memoir but she is probably best known for her magic realism House of the Spirits

 

We have a few regular weekly circles which are held on online on a weekly basis

 

 

On Mondays and Thursdays at 2pm Mariana is live streaming her Yogaclasses and on Wednesdays at 2-3pm Optimal Fitness is holding Pilates sessions and Zumba on Tuesday morning at 11am.  Contact Philippa for details of the discount for RL members phillipa@optimalfitness.ae

Please email Jackie on circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com for any more information and to sign up

 

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.  It’s a good idea to have a check before you book your hair appointment or to see the dentist to see which companies offer RL some great deals

 

Little Neighbourhood Restaurant
Food and Drink
20% food and drink

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

http://www.littleneighbourhooddxb.com

L’Atelier
Hair & Beauty
10% on bills over 200 Dhs and 20% on Sunday and Monday
Motor City (Kojak Building) Springs Souk and Jumeirah Village
Tel: 04 420 1946/04 420 3096
http://www.latelierhairdressing.com

Hamptons Cafe

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

 

Please email Jackie on circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com for any more information and to sign up

 

Email: circles.ranches.ladies@gmail.com      Website: www.arabianranchesladies.comIf you wish to unsubscribe at any time please drop an email to arladiesdubai@gmail.com.