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 at our news link here.
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 Marianna Stacy at (910) 350-1980.
There is no better way to start the weekend than a Broadway Social! On Friday, March 2nd, Phil Brushi took the Residents of The Commons on a musical journey to New York City to visit Broadway. Phil gave us a music background and then he sang songs from West Side Story, Mame, The Music Man, Fiddler […]
On February 14, 2018, residents of The Commons did two of our favorite things: listening to music and laughing in a program we call Music & Laughter. Our residents watched old music videos of Elvis and danced in their chairs. Our hearts were also lifted and we laughed aloud when we discovered videos of babies […]
A favorite hobby of many of our residents here at The Commons is gardening. As we age there is no reason to discard that pastime, and during the cold winter months we pick projects that we can work on indoors. Gardening is therapeutic and it encourages hand flexibility, coordination and just overall well-being. For this […]
On Tuesday, December 5th, the residents at The Commons of Brightmore enjoyed a special performance of Marsha King Ministries’ holiday puppet show. The show got the Christmas spirit flowing and included some of our favorite Christmas tunes. Not only was the music great, but there were special guest appearances by gladiators, angels, the blues brothers […]
On Friday, September 22 the residents at The Commons at Brightmore were treated to the I Got Rhythm concert program performed by Keri Sutter from Surgite: A Sacred Dance Company located in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The residents enjoyed the program that celebrated the great songs of the 1920’s, ‘30’s, “40’s and ‘50’s, and enjoyed having […]