Programs

Program Overview
Apple Tree offers a variety of programs tailored to support kids and families. We strive to offer a wide range of activities in a community environment. Our facility includes resources for arts and crafts, a varied library, board games, music, gardening, food preparation (and eating!), science exploration, 3D printing, Legos, Lego Robotics, and more. Our programs include Afterschool, Homeschool / Distance Learning, and Apple Tree Out of School. We also welcome Community Builder members.

Apple Tree Afterschool

  • $20/day

  • 3:00 - 5:30 pm

  • Monday through Friday

  • Wednesday starts at 2:00 for Early Release

  • Follows Lincoln County School District calendar, adjusts for non-school days and vacations

School-age youth participate in a balanced program of open choice learning and structured activities. Every activity is carefully designed to spark your child’s imagination and encourage lifelong positive values. Program components may include, but are not limited to, recreation, health, arts and humanities, healthful snacks, service learning, character development, homework assistance and learning encounters. Apple Tree Afterschool staff members offer youth a unique mix of activities that focus on developmental building blocks that teach children how to make positive decisions. 


Apple Tree Homeschool / Distance Learning 

  • $25 for Half Day, $40 for Full Day

  • 8:00 am - 2:30 pm (1:30 on Wednesday)

  • Monday through Friday

  • Year-round

Kids have the opportunity to participate in curricula or activities provided by their parents or their school, and also to use the wide variety of resources available at Apple Tree. Homeschool kids are also welcome to stay for the Afterschool program. Kids may sign up for individual activities, half days, and full days. 


Apple Tree Out of School 

  • $25 for Half Day, $40 for Full Day

  • 8:00 am - 5:30 pm

  • Monday through Friday

  • Morning and Afternoon activities

When school is out, we offer full-day and half-day programs with focused, thematic projects and activities, as well as lots of free time to play and enjoy the company of other kids. Each week will feature a different theme. Kids may also choose their own projects, with staff support. Kids may sign up for individual activities, half days, and full days. 


Apple Tree Community Builders 
Community Builders are general members and supporters with access to Apple Tree’s space and resources. They may schedule social get-togethers, specific activities, and craft nights. .

Community Builders may also volunteer in various activities or even lead workshops.