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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 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.

Activity Calendar

Living Seashells: A Visit from the Aquarium at Fort Fisher

Thursday afternoon the Aquarium at Fort Fisher made a special visit to the Kempton. The outreach program from the Aquarium did a program called Living Seashells with outreach coordinator Kristin Holloman. The Kempton residents had a chance to get up close with four different “living seashells”: the sea star, the hermit crab, the snail and […]

Kempton’s Men Coffee Talk Group

“The only way to have a friend is to be one.” ― Ralph Waldo Emerson On Thursday February 1st, the Kempton’s Men Coffee Talk Group gathered in the Country Kitchen at the Kempton. The men enjoyed coffee, Krispy Kreme donuts and great conversation. This is a newer activity at the Kempton that is held the first Thursday […]

Snowmen Kisses and Warm Winter Wishes

On Wednesday January 10, 2018, the residents at The Commons of Brightmore spent the afternoon doing winter crafts.   This month’s craft was snowman candy dishes made out of clay pots.   We started with the clay pots and used our imaginations to make a snowman, attaching a ball and a lid and then filling it up […]

Bringing Christmas Joy to Others

On Friday December 15th, the Kempton residents spent the afternoon with wonderful volunteers. Emily Hutchins has been a volunteer at the Kempton for 5 1/2 years. She loves spending time with the residents and they love spending time with her. Emily and the residents made Christmas cards and wrapped Christmas presents. Emily and the residents […]

The Kempton’s Annual Christmas Tree Lighting

Each year the Kempton Assisted Living has an annual tree lighting ceremony. This year the tree lighting was held on Friday, December 1st.  Residents gathered in the lobby of the Kempton to see the lighting of the Christmas trees. Scotti Stringz preformed Christmas carols for the residents to sing along. Christmas tree sugar cookies and […]