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Enlightening Information and Events

Whether you’re on our Brightmore of Wilmington campus or visiting our namesake town, you’ll quickly learn that there’s never a dull moment.  We invite you to review our calendars below to learn more about upcoming events at each of our communities and learn about the latest “happenings” on the Brightmore of Wilmington campus. 

What’s Going On?

Please feel free to review our social calendar for upcoming activities and events.  If you would like to join us for a particular event, please call our office at the community of your choice, and we’ll be happy to accommodate you.

Monthly Support Group

Monthly Caregiver Support Luncheon - Held on the second Monday of the Month at 11:45 am, this support group is for persons caregiving for a family member. Members of the community or families of current residents can RSVP to Holly Hines at (910) 392-6899.

Activity Calendar

Brightmore is Crafting for a Cause!

Brightmore of Wilmington’s dedicated crafters got together this week to continue crafting for our “Crafting for a Cause” Bazaar that will take place in November.  I know this sounds like it may be early to start thinking about a holiday bazaar, but our crafters get together twice a month and work diligently to store up […]

How’s Your Balance?

Residents at Brightmore enjoy getting on the Wii balance board and completing games on the screen that challenge their balance, mind, and coordination. Their favorite one, and to them the most challenging game on the system is the “Balance Bubble.” On the screen the residents have to pretend that they are in the “Bubble” and […]

Chef Ryan Cooking It Up At The Commons!

On Tuesday Chef Ryan wowed us with his impressive pizza dough slinging skills at The Commons of Brightmore.  He whipped up a batch of pizza rolls for us to enjoy and the cheese and pepperoni filled rolls were delicious.  In case you don’t have your own Chef to whip up some fresh pizza dough many […]

Pam Poreddie Series: Hearing Loss

The Kempton at Brightmore started a 6 months series with hearing specialist Pam Poreddie. Through government funding she is able to come two times a month, free of charge, to teach our residents how to live with hearing loss and how to communicate with those that have a hearing deficit. Pam gives Kempton residents tools to use and teaches […]

“The Ozone Hole” in Gee Whiz Physics

Once a month, Gene Boland, retired US Navy weatherman and science/physics teacher, provides an educational discussion group at Brightmore of Wilmington. Each month he provides a new topic of discussion with pamphlets with a wealth of information and beautiful pictures to accompany each topic. This month, we discussed the menace of the 1980’s, “The Ozone […]