Why Choose AppleTree & Gilden Woods?

Safety & Environment

We are always fully dedicated to the safety and health of the children we care for. Our environments are intentionally designed to provide an optimal early childhood experience. Learn More


For the best early childhood education, our program provides learning objectives that are enhanced by our quality curriculum and assessment strategies to ensure a well-rounded learning experience. Learn More

Parent Involvement

AppleTree and Gilden Woods encourages the involvement of parents throughout the entire early childhood journey. Learn More

AppleTree & Gilden Woods Programming & Curriculum

AppleTree and Gilden Woods provides care and education for children ages 6 weeks to 12 years. For the best experience for your child, we offer developmentally-appropriate programs and curriculum.

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Nurturing Meaningful…

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Families! Families! …

Moms, dads, sisters, brothers — and even Great Aunt Sue — appear… Learn More

A Chair for My Mother

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I Like Me!

Meet Nancy Carlson’s peppy pig—a character who is full of good… Learn More

How to Create a Bedtime…

Here are a few helpful tips to help establish an easy bedtime routine. Learn More

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