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.
The Thanksgiving and Christmas Season has begun! Brightmore had the most festive day with a wonderful group, enjoying a Thanksgiving feast and the most Spectacular Christmas Show at the Alabama Theater. It’s our 7th year taking this trip to Myrtle Beach, SC, and each time is better than the last! We started at the Hilton […]
Night Yoga gives the residents an opportunity to relax and unwind from a busy day or even a busy week. Dimmed lights, Sleep Aid essential oil diffused in the room, relaxing soft music in the background, and slow moving stretches and breathing techniques, followed by guided mediation by the instructor will end the class. The […]
“The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but instead will interest his patients in the care of the human frame, in diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease.” –Thomas Edison Brightmore University ended the Fall Semester with “Current Trends in Senior Physical Wellness”, presented by Ryan Godfrey, PT, DPT, owner of […]
Brightmore University presented, “Krazy Containers”, 2nd in a two-part Horticulture Series with Jon Wooten, volunteer speaker for the New Hanover County NC Cooperative Extension & Arboretum. Living in a senior community where your apartment may or may not have a porch presents many obstacles for residents who move in that love to garden and definitely […]
Brightmore University started our second semester with a very popular new way of aging healthily and naturally that we have been reading about in not only health articles, but also in senior living magazines – “Every Day Essential Oils”. Sara Godfrey, Licensed Massage and Bodywork Therapist, Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant and Essential Oils Educator, joined […]