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.
This past Saturday, Brightmore of Wilmington retirement community held its 5th Annual Holiday Craft Bazaar! Every year the Craft Group of Brightmore starts crafting in January to prepare for this annual event. Our crafting group consists of approximately 20 residents who are very talented in many different areas and meet 1-2 times monthly. We also […]
Brightmore University had its final presentation for this year on “Stem Cell and Molecular Biologics: Options for Ortho and Joint Replacement”, which was presented by Dr. Austin Yeargan, Regenerative Medicine Clinic of Wilmington. He provided the residents and community guests with extensive knowledge about the body’s own natural healing mechanisms. Dr. Yeargan shared the latest […]
Brightmore University presented, “The Big Dig: The History of the Intracoastal Waterways in New Hanover County” presented by Elaine Henson, Wilmington Native and Historical Researcher. Residents and community guests joined Elaine Henson as she spoke on the historical subject that included a very through and beautiful illustrated presentation. In 1926, the US Congress authorized the continuation […]
The residents of Paraklay Way at The Commons at Brightmore made treat bags for the Veterans at the facility. The residents enjoyed chatting about their husbands, brothers, and fathers who were in the military, and also about what they did at home to support them. One of the residents talked about how she would volunteer […]