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.
Brightmore University ended our October sessions with “Different Different World”: Living with Hearing, Vision & Memory Loss presented by Pam Poretti, Hard of Hearing Specialist with the Division of Services for Deaf & Hard of Hearing. Pam brought with her Janelle Taylor, Telecommunications Consultant and Christina Bauman, Community Accessibility Specialist to help present. The first […]
On Monday afternoon, the Kempton had the Ability Gardens visit. The residents made and decorated their own grass head out of pantyhose. They will watch as it sprouts and continues to grow over the next 3 – 6 months. It was a great activity and the residents cannot wait to see the grass heads grow. […]
Brightmore continues to fundraise for our Fall Festival and Dementia Alliance of NC by having our Annual Fall Lunch Fundraiser! This year we had a Baked Potato Bar with all the fixins accompanied by a fall season soup, Broccoli and Cheddar. It was so nice to see so many people come through our doors to […]
Brightmore kicked off its fundraising season for Dementia Alliance of NC with inviting our Brightmore community, outside community guests, friends and family to our Annual “Fall Book & Gift Fair”, presented by Collective Goods. Brightmore’s Fitness Center changed into a department store for two days. It provided residents and others the opportunity to find friends […]
On Tuesday October 9th, the Vietnam Veterans of American Chapter 885 visited the Kempton to recognize the Veterans. We have a total of 13 Veterans that live here. They served different branches. They include: Ms. Gardner- Navy, Mr. Bulter- Army, Mr. DeYoung- Army, Mr. Grimes- Army, Mr. Horne- marines, Mr. Lewis- Air force reserves/Marine, Mr. […]