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.
This month’s resident spotlight not only focuses on one resident at Brightmore, but three incredibly selfless individuals. These ladies not only give back to their community during the holiday season, but all year round! Ginny Bredeck has been volunteering at the hospital for 20 years at the Main Entrance Information Reception Desk. When asked why […]
Brightmore’s last holiday trip before we celebrate Christmas was “Enchanted Airlie” Gardens. The residents bundled up to go and experience the most festive Christmas lights outlining this beautiful garden established in 1901, which borders the Intracoastal Waterway. As we grabbed hot cocoa, cookies and popcorn, we also enjoyed the many poinsettias and countless camellias that […]
These women take Christmas to the next level with the Elf Water Walk! Wearing fun Elf headbands, they sing along to some of their favorite Christmas tunes while walking 77 laps around the pool. Taking a break at the half-way mark to enjoy a mimosa is a nice bonus, too! What are you doing to […]
Brightmore held its 8th Annual Holiday Charity Craft Bazaar in November. Every year Brightmore crafters and needle workers work diligently all year round; then the Saturday before Thanksgiving, we bring all the crafts together and have a Craft Bazaar. One hundred percent of the proceeds go to support a local charity. This year we chose […]
Brightmore took their 6th annual trip to Mike’s Farm to celebrate the many joys of Christmas! It all started with a down-home country dinner in the joyous company of many Brightmore residents as we fellow shipped with great conversation, stories and laughter! After filling up on fried chicken, mashed potatoes, macaroni and cheese, green beans, […]