FINS Swim Lessons

Annually, the Barnwell Rotary Club through the AXIS I Center of Barnwell, sponsors a free swimming program called “FINS”,  during the month of June. This program is sponsored by the Barnwell County Rotary Club, in Loving memory of Mr. B.B. Baxley. The FINS swim program is held in Barnwell and Blackville, in an effort to make sure children in…

Teen Summit

Axis I, along with DIG, CUP, Young Men of God, and the YES Club, came together on March 25, 2017 to host Barnwell County’s 1st Annual Teen Summit. These groups and local teens gathered at the Williston-Elko District Auditorium to hear inspiring stories from  Rafael Bush & Joann Doctor. The students also participated in group sessions. Group sessions were conducted by DHEC about STI’s…

Kick Butts Day 2017

Kick Butts Day encourages youth to stand out, speak up and seize control against the tobacco industry. This year Williston-Elko participated in the “Airing out Tobacco’s Dirty Laundry” campaign. The Youth Advisory Council/ HYPE group wrote statistics related to youth’s tobacco use on t-shirts as well as quotes from the tobacco industry CEO’s admitting to targeting youth…

2016 DIG Stem

Stephen Brown, and the DIG STEM festival  brought families together to participate in hands-on activities, exhibits, interactive demonstrations and showcases in downtown Williston. Axis I Canter was there demonstrating the damage tobacco and drugs do to your body. Eat Smart Move More  Barnwell County was there explaining how to read nutrition labels, showing how much…

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder

Doctor: Fetal alcohol damage ‘entirely preventable’ By:Laura J. McKenzie Publisher Posted: Fri, 03/25/2016 – 4:31pm “It’s just a little glass of wine,” a pregnant woman says to herself. “It can’t hurt.” But it does. In the delivery room she learns that her baby has a smaller head circumference than normal and its face is a…

Kick Butts Day 2016

    Kick Butts Day is a day of activism that empowers youth to stand out, speak up and seize control against Big Tobacco at more than 1,000 events planned by independent organizers across the United States and around the world.By getting involved in Kick Butts Day and other activities, America’s youth can raise awareness…

Mother Daughter Spa Day 2016

Axis One’s Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program brought Mothers and Daughters together by pampering them and beginning “The TALK” conversation between them and ways protect their bodies. The girls and their moms, spent the day being pampered together, laughing together, learning together and most importantly growing more comfortable discussing this important issue together. Girlology.com