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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

Fire, Falls, and Prevention Seminar at Brightmore

Every year Brightmore invites Wendy Giannini-King, Risk Reduction Coordinator and the New Hanover County Fire Department to speak to the residents on their Safety Program, “Fire, Falls and Prevention”. The information given each year is so important for individuals to hear for the first time or refresh their knowledge on what to do in the emergency […]

“Colorectal Cancer: Preventable, Beatable, Treatable”

Brightmore University presented its last session for the month of May with P.A. Brandon Ballard, with NHRMC Physician Group – Hanover Gastroenterology, speaking on “Colorectal Cancer: Preventable, Beatable, Treatable” and how important is to keep up with your colonoscopy screenings even as you age. Colon cancer is the 3rd most common cancer for both men […]

Ageless Grace at Brightmore Independent Living

Ageless Grace is a cutting-edge brain fitness program based on neuroplasticity that activates all 5 functions of the brain – analytical, strategic, kinesthetic learning, memory/recall, creativity and imagination – and simultaneously addresses all 21 physical skills needed for lifelong optimal function. Created by Denise Medved, the program consists of 21 simple exercise Tools designed for […]

Resident Spotlight: Pete Ambler

Mr. Ambler was born in Denver, Colorado, but raised in California. He became a color matcher in the plastic business with Dow Chemical Company. His company wanted to promote him but without a degree they were unable to, so the company supported him with a scholarship. Eventually, he was promoted to Manufacturing Manager with four […]