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.
Madeline Woodard, Brightmore’s Wellness Director did a presentation for the residents on basic essential oils and their importance in everyday life. Madeline wanted the residents to learn the holistic view of using essential oils, instead of going straight to pills to cure an ache or pain. She talked about the different ways that one could […]
Brightmore Independent living’s theme this year was a “Groovy Kind Of Love” 60’s/70’s Picture Party. Residents of Brightmore donated pictures of themselves during the 1960’s and 1970’s. They also gave unique facts about themselves that no one knew. With this information, we created an interactive game for the residents to be a part of for […]
Love was so sweet Sunday afternoon for the “Valentine’s Day Brunch” at Brightmore retirement community. The residents and their families had a great time socializing, drinking mimosas, going through the candy bar to get some “to-go” goodies, and having a large buffet selection to choose from. Some of the hot most-talked-about items on the buffet […]
On February 8, 2017, the residents at The Commons at Brightmore let their artistic ability come out with a program called “Paint & Play”. We had canvases, plenty of paint along with some great music to bring out the inner Monet in us all. We laughed, painted, and sang along to some of our favorite tunes […]
Heart disease is currently the number one killer of women in America, claiming the lives of approximately 500,000 American women annually. Since the initiation of the National Wear Red Day campaign in 2003 and increased focus on heart disease in women, death in women has decreased more than 30% over the past 10 years. At […]