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.
From shopping at their favorite stores, to seeing the lovely sites Wilmington has to offer, the residents at The Kempton always enjoy getting back out into the community. This week the residents went out to lunch at Indochine. They enjoyed Wilmington’s most acclaimed Thai and Vietnamese Asian restaurant, where the atmosphere made you feel the […]
We try to incorporate exercise in many different ways here at the Commons. On Monday’s we exercise with Janet, and she guides our residents through a seated fitness routine. She does a combination of seated aerobic and resistance exercises, and we use light hand weights and resistance tubes. These exercises help decrease the amount of arthritis and […]
This past week, a bus of Brightmore residents enjoyed an evening out to support one of our own, Clara Hodges. At the age of 83 years young, she had her first art exhibit, titled “Mental Meanderings”, at Waterline Brewing Company. Clara displayed over 30 pieces of her pen and ink abstract artwork. Clara even sold […]
For Valentine’s Day the residents of the Commons had a day packed with fun and great food. Resident had visits from several volunteer groups bringing candy, flowers and cards along with a Valentine’s social with music by Al Dimarco. The highlight of our day was a lunch made by Morrison’s because we all know […]
On Tuesday, February 12th, the residents at The Commons had a sip and paint party. Our residents sipped on sparkling juices while they painted pictures for Valentine’s Day. Painting can be very therapeutic; it helps strengthen coordination and sharpens fine motor skills, explores our creativity it, and gives our residents a sense of accomplishment. We used […]