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.
Residents at The Commons love getting together to talk about and listen to music. During Music Club, we do musical trivia, play our favorite tunes on Alexa, or watch residents’ most loved performances on YouTube. ! We recommend you turn the music up; put on your dancing shoes, and join us! Music can trigger long […]
Due to many requests after we attended the Alabama Theaters Christmas Show, we decided to take another trip to enjoy the Rickey Mokel Comedy Show. Rickey Mokel hosts the Christmas show, but you only get a little of his humor, so the residents of Brightmore wanted to enjoy the full experience. We started with dinner […]
Brightmore of Wilmington is honored to host some of the Wilmington Senior Center’s fitness classes while they are undergoing renovations. For the next coming months, Brightmore will be offering Yoga, Adaptive Chair Yoga, and Square Dancing classes that would be typically held at the Wilmington Senior Center on College Road. While we know renovations can […]
Lavender is most commonly used in aromatherapy. The fragrance from the oils of the lavender plant is believed to help promote calmness and wellness. It’s also said to help reduce stress, anxiety, and possibly even mild pain. The Commons’ residents enjoyed making lavender sachets for their dresser drawers to make their clothing smell fresh. One […]
The residents of Brightmore had their first art class for the new year with artist and instructor, Maureen McKenna. Maureen instructed the group through a step-by-step acrylic winter scene painting titled “Hot Cocoa by the Window.” This step-by-step instruction not only allows the class to work at the same pace, but creates an atmosphere where […]