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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

“Make sure your living and not just existing!” –Mary Crawford

Brightmore University ended our month on the Voices of Recovery Series: Part 2 “From Heartache to Healing”: One Woman’s Journey to New Beginnings presented by Mary Crawford, RRCI Peer Support Specialist from the Recovery Resource Center at the Harrelson Center. Mary joined us to share her story of recovery from the many years addicted to […]

Put a Little Laughter In Your Day!

On February 14, 2018, residents of The Commons did two of our favorite things: listening to music and laughing in a program we call Music & Laughter.  Our residents watched old music videos of Elvis and danced in their chairs.  Our hearts were also lifted and we laughed aloud when we discovered videos of babies […]

Brightmore University: “The Carving Tree”

Brightmore University was delighted to have local author, Terry Bowman, come to our community to speak on his current novel, “The Carving Tree”. Terry Bowman, who is a Christian/Spiritual Fiction writer, has been writing for 18 years and has several of his devotions printed in the “Upper Room” and in “Open Window.” Terry Bowman has […]

Wacky Water Walk!

February is recreation therapy month, so what better way to celebrate than to have a “wacky-tacky” day and Wacky Water Walk?!  Staff had a fun day dressing up with the residents and aren’t biased, but one of our favorite outfits was “Winnie the pool” sweatshirt! Our water walk was a huge success, walking 77 Laps […]

Living Seashells: A Visit from the Aquarium at Fort Fisher

Thursday afternoon the Aquarium at Fort Fisher made a special visit to the Kempton. The outreach program from the Aquarium did a program called Living Seashells with outreach coordinator Kristin Holloman. The Kempton residents had a chance to get up close with four different “living seashells”: the sea star, the hermit crab, the snail and […]