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APPLES Membership

This year we have 2 great memberships available to better meet the needs of the child care community - a regular membership and a school age membership.  Both memberships have the same great benefits.

Purchase Regular Membership

Purchase School Age Membership

Membership Benefits

  • 24 COK hours of training
  • 1 PAU
  • $10 APPLES Cash to use in the Resource Room or apply towards additional training
  • $5 discount on additional training purchased
  • A binder will all workshop materials printed for your convenience
  • Special member only giveaways

Annual Membership Fee: $50 (July 1-June 30)

REGULAR Member Training Schedule July 2021 - June 2022

July – no scheduled training

August – no scheduled training

September 8, 6:00-8:00 pm – Healthy Meals for Infants and Toddlers (2 HSN)

October 13, 6:00-9:00 pm – Prioritizing Outdoor Play (3 CUR)

November 10, 6:00-9:00 pm – Social Studies All Around Me (3 CUR)

December 8, 6:00-9:00 pm – Cultural Competency in Early Childhood Education (1.5 COM; 1.5 Prof)

January 12, 6:00-8:00 pm – Teaching Parents about School Readiness (2 COM)

February 9, 6:30-8:30 pm – Creating a Language Rich Environment (2 CUR)

March 9, 6:00-9:00 pm – Blooms of Inclusions:  Implementing Universal Strategies for Inclusive Practices (3 SN)

April 13, 6:00-9:00 pm – Enhancing Rituals and Routines (3 CUR)

May 11, 6:00-9:00 pm – Storytime for Infants and Toddlers (1 CD; 2 CUR)

June – Makeup date if needed


SCHOOL AGE Member Training Schedule July 2021 - June 2022

July – no scheduled training

August – no scheduled training

September 8, 6:00-9:00 pm – Creating Success in an After School Program  (3 CUR)

October 20, 6:00-9:00 pm – Inclusion Strategies for School-Age Programs  (3 SN)

November 17, 6:00-9:00 pm – Imagine After School Spaces that Work  (3 CUR)

December 15, 6:00-9:00 pm – Using Art to Heal  Trauma  (3 SN)

January 19, 6:00-9:00 pm – Reducing Stress and Burnout for Those Caring for Kids  (3 HSN)

February 16, 6:00-9:00 pm – Anti-Bias Cultural Competence Awareness  (3 COM)

March 16, 6:00-9:00 pm – Creating a Compassionate Classroom:  Bullying  (1 CD; 2 COM)

April 20, 6:00-9:00 pm – Success over Stress:  Gain Control  Over Your Life  (3 HSN)

May – Makeup date if needed



Technology Requirements:

These are live webinars and attendance is required during the specified times. Members MUST have access to wifi, and technology which allows for video conferencing (smart phone, IPad, tablet, computer with video capability).  Technology MUST allow for participant to actively engage in the training (microphone and/or ability to use the chat function)



APPLES Cash and training discounts to APPLES in person and live webinar workshops only.

Conference and special events are excluded.  Medication Administration is excluded. CPR/First Aid is excluded.

E-Learning is excluded.




Membership fees are non-refundable   Memberships are non-transferable.  Membership fees and benefits are not prorated if purchased throughout the year.   Benefits not used or claimed within the membership year are forfeited.  Annual membership fee is for the period July 1 - June 20.

Members must attend the trainings as scheduled and published to receive the full 24 hours of training.  Members who choose not to attend and/or miss training(s) are not entitled to refunds or credits and forfeit those training hours missed.