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.
Each month The Kempton Assisted Living goes out to lunch. This month’s lunch outing was to Elijah’s on the riverfront in downtown Wilmington. The residents really enjoy going out to eat as it allows them a chance to experience a different type of meal each month. It also gives them a chance to get to […]
The residents of Brightmore completed their first “Great Course” Educational DVD Series on “Optimizing Brain Fitness”. Each participant committed to 12 thirty- minute courses ranging on How Your Brain Works to Taking Advantage of Technology and Building Your Cognitive Knowledge. Today’s session ended a great lecture series on all you need to know about optimizing […]
Breakfast is the most important meal of the day! During the summer months, Brightmore fundraises for a cause very close and dear to not only the staff, but family members who care for those who suffer from Parkinson’s. Today we offered a “Full Breakfast” Fundraiser to support Parkinson’s of the Carolinas & our Wilmington Parkinson’s […]
Brightmore University presented the 2nd Book Review in our Summer Author Series, “A Final Broadside” with local author, Buddy Worrell. Through very creative storytelling and his descriptive writing process, he outlined his military thriller about an American born during the Pearl Harbor attack who must rely on his paranormal skills, a retired battleship and a […]
Bettie Hamilton Shearin has lived at Brightmore for a little over a year, and we just found out a really neat fact about her…she was Miss Raleigh in 1948! Bettie grew up in Raleigh, NC, and after high school she modeled for Lewis Sporting Goods. The owner convinced Bettie to enter the Miss Raleigh Pageant. […]