Meet our summer camp staff!

Jenni Hensley (Program Manager) With a background in outdoor education, Nature Nuts is a natural fit with my skills and interests. While my job often has me sitting in front of a computer screen planning exciting curriculum for our summer camps and after school program, I still get to spend time in the field with kids. It’s wonderful to see them play and learn in
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Get ready for major fun in the sun!

With the start of July comes that fun time of year for kids living on, or visiting, Bainbridge Island – summer camp season! Nature Nuts is excited to offer eight weeks of adventure-packed outdoor exploration for kids ages 5-8. The goal of our camps is to help children discover their leadership capabilities and improve their self-esteem, develop an appreciation and understanding of the natural
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Join the fun at Nature Nuts!

Nature Nuts Summer Camps Now Enrolling grades K-3rd! Nature Nuts Camps offer adventurous play, free exploration, and guided field investigations to engage children in meaningful interactions with nature to support whole child development and a connection to our community. Open to kids entering K-3rd grade. Join us as we search tide-pools at the beach, romp through the forest in search of mythical creatures, or create amazing art
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Applications being accepted for Peacock’s Childcare Director position

Peacock’s Childhood Development Center, an eco-certified, unique early childhood development and family resource center located in the heart of beautiful Bainbridge Island, is looking for a Childcare Director whose dedication to early childhood development ignites the same in the staff and volunteers. We are looking for a leader for the next stage of our organizational growth, one who wants to make a difference in
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Join us for a Delightful and Insightful Evening

Peacock Family Services is excited to announce that Marilyn Price-Mitchell, PhD, developmental psychologist and author of Tomorrow’s Change Makers: Reclaiming the Power of Citizenship for a New Generation, will be the featured speaker at our upcoming Peacocktail Party, Creating Building Blocks for a New Generation. Each and every day, families, schools, and communities play important roles in raising tomorrow’s change makers—young people who will stand up for principles
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SAVE THE DATE for a Peacocktail Party

Please mark your calendar for this delightful and insightful evening in support of Peacock Family Services. Join us at the Peacocktail Party for sumptuous seasonal fare, delicious drinks, and great conversation. The evening will also include a thought-provoking presentation by Marilyn Price-Mitchell, PhD, a developmental psychologist and author of Tomorrow’s Change Makers: Reclaiming the Power of Citizenship for a New Generation. Together, we will explore
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Peacock Family Center Recognized by the Department of Early Learning

Having been given a “Quality Level of Excellence” rating by Washington State Early Achievers, Peacock Family Center has gone from taking baby steps to making major strides in a matter of five years. After opening its doors in 2010, Peacock’s Early Childhood Development Center, located on Madison Avenue on Bainbridge Island, now serves a diverse community of over fifty families by providing content rich
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Now Enrolling Pre-K for September 2015

Peacock’s Pre-K program fully prepares each student for the excitement and also the challenges of kindergarten. Our Pre-K kids are engaged from the morning until the afternoon in a curriculum-rich day which truly instills a love of learning and exploration. While always keeping in mind the developmental needs of the 3-5 year olds, Peacock’s teaching team uses an emergent curriculum that is anchored in both academic
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A New Director and Bright Future for Peacock Family Services

Peacock Family Services is pleased to announce that Kathy Haskin has joined the organization as its new Executive Director. Kathy’s diverse professional background in education includes, supervising educational facilities, leading teams of teachers, and designing multidisciplinary curricula. Those who know Kathy from her work at the Arts & Humanities Bainbridge, formally known as Bainbridge Island Arts & Humanities Council, her board membership at the
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Hiring for Lead Teacher Role!

Lead Teacher – Early Learning Center/Child Care (Full Time) At Peacock Family Center (www.PeacockFamilyCenter.org) children from six weeks to six years are encouraged to develop at their own pace in a nurturing environment, lovingly guided by our highly skilled, professional teachers.  We are expanding and currently looking for experienced, caring, and nurturing teachers in our program. Teacher Daily Duties Include: Developing lesson plans Meeting the
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