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.
Lumina Daze returned for an evening of fun! It was a much anticipated event last evening for Brightmore of Wilmington retirement community residents who attended the 20th Annual “Lumina Daze” at the Blockade Runner at Wrightsville Beach. This event was a benefit for the Wrightsville Beach Museum and featured presentations on themes relating to Wrightsville […]
Brightmore University invited Dr. Carrie Grear, MD, PhD, NHRMC Physician’s Group-Neurology to speak on her expertise in “Parkinson Disease: Symptoms, Treatment and Current Research.” Dr. Grear provided an in-depth presentation on the many different facets of Parkinson Disease which included identifying the early and late symptoms of Parkinson’s disease, how it is diagnosed and treated. […]
Reminiscing Corner is a small group program at The Commons at Brightmore of Wilmington where we talk about “the good old days”. Sharing and talking about our past helps our minds stay sharp and assists us in getting to know each other’s life stories. We spend the hour chatting and we always learn something new. Today […]
NeTop, the painting dog, & Jacqueline Karch, NeTop’s Mother & Artist, joined Brightmore retirement community to demonstrate NeTop’s artistry skills and exhibit his work. NeTop was a rescued as a puppy and is now 14 years old. NeTop is part miniature pincher on his mother’s side, but they do not know who his father was. All […]
Monday mornings at The Commons is a time to be pampered. Our “Pamper You” program starts with a hand massage with scented lotion. LiveStrong.com mentions that hand massages not only improve circulation in your hands, but it can be a benefit if you have arthritis. If you need to be energized we have a citrus scent; and […]