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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

“Using our free time to give back to the community.”

Residents of Brightmore, Peggy Utterback and Bettie Rorie, decided last year they wanted to do something a little more to give back to our community. Two times a month they volunteer at Good Shepherd in the 2nd Helping’s Program. Peggy and Bettie sort and organize the groceries that are delivered to the Good Shepherd from […]

Water Walking with the Brightmore Elves

Brightmore residents participated in the Elf “One-Mile Water Walk” that took place on Tuesday, which consisted of 77 laps around the Brightmore pool. We take a break half way when 42 ducks have been placed in the pool as our counters, and sip on a refreshing mimosa and enjoy fresh strawberries. After our short break, […]

“This is a day that no one will forget…”

Place yourself on Waikiki 77 years ago…and that is where the residents of Brightmore were last Friday night as we remembered the attack on Pearl Harbor. We attended the Pearl Harbor Remembrance USO Dance at the USO Building in Downtown Wilmington. The evening started with the ceremony of flags as the Hoggard ROTC Honor Guard […]

Decking the Halls at The Commons!

Residents at the Commons are decking the halls!   There are several Christmas trees located throughout our halls (even one in our gazebo)  and our residents like to take part in the holiday decorating.   They enjoyed Christmas carols, apple cider and Christmas cookies while we decorated.   Decorating for the holidays is an important tradition that brings […]

Open House at The Kempton Assisted Living

Each year the Kempton Assisted Living has a Holiday Open House to celebrate Christmas. This year’s Open House was held on December 6th from 6:30 to 8. The night was filled with Christmas music, great food, family, and friends. Christine Carrington, the dietary supervisor, and her staff provided a full spread of amazing food from […]