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.
Brightmore University began the Spring Semester with “The Art and Science of Aging Well” presented by Dr. Mark E. Williams, MD, who is currently Clinical Professor of Medicine at UNC School of Medicine. Dr. Williams, particularly interested in promoting the health and independence of elderly people, has authored more than 100 peer-reviewed articles on various […]
Heart Health Day was moving and grooving with a Heart Healthy Zumba Class! Brightmore residents, with the support of staff, came and danced the afternoon away. Hearts were pumping, along with hips moving and bodies dancing. Residents wore red to support the cause; and after the class, they enjoyed heart healthy snacks in the parlor. […]
As a part of the Brightmore lifestyle, we make sure our Social aspect is filled with supporting our local arts and theatrical community. It’s so nice and convenient not to have to travel far to see an exceptional performance. Theater is one of the most popular evening trips, and we were excited to be able […]
Bob and Cleo Beatty, residents at Brightmore for 5 years, were called by Perry’s Emporium to help them film their February Valentine’s commercial that will be aired from February 1-14th, on all local stations in Wilmington, NC. This was exciting for the couple because they truly are each other’s “Forever Valentine”, and Cleo got to […]
Six months ago, The Commons implemented a “Fantasy Football League Competition.” Every Friday, residents chose their favorite teams, and on Tuesday mornings, a spreadsheet was posted with their weekly scores. Our residents could not wait to check their scores to find out who was leading for the week. There is nothing like the thrill and […]