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.
Active Aging week was September 26th through October 1st at Brightmore of Wilmington retirement living community. The residents at Brightmore had a fun and active week planned for them! We had a fantastic speaker, Dr. Mark Williams who talked about the five secrets of aging well. Personal one on one fitness and pool tours were […]
The Kempton residents are becoming quite the foodies! Foodies are people who seek new experiences in food. Each month the Kempton residents explore various cultures and their traditions and customs. We visit twelve different cultures to see what a meal is like for families around the globe. This month focused on Hispanic Heritage. The residents […]
The Kempton at Brightmore wrapped up National Assisted Living Week with our annual Luau Party. The Luau was Thursday September 15th from 5-7. Residents, family, friends and staff celebrated the night with Hawaiian music and dancing with El Jaye. There was a wide variety of food including Hawaiian Pork, Pineapple Teriyaki Chicken, Banana Poi and […]
During the week of September the 12th, The Commons at Brightmore is celebrating National Assisted Living week. This year’s theme is “Keeping Connected” and on Wednesday September 14th we spent the morning learning how to connect via the internet. We used a laptop, a tablet and even a cell phone. We explored Facebook, YouTube, news […]
Brightmore retirement community had a very enjoyable evening listening to an ensemble of six trombone players from our community called “Carolina Bones.” The members of this group play in some of the favorite big bands around town and we got the privilege to hear a special concert played by this very talented trombone section. They […]