The Men of Brightmore came for afternoon donuts, pastries and coffee while enjoying each other’s company.
The Women’s Group at Brightmore gathered together for afternoon tea and enjoyed laughter and friendship! They look forward to be together.
The North Carolina Aquarium’s Outreach Program made a stop at The Commons this week. The focus was a “Turtle Time” program. The educators lead us on a journey to examine the lives of turtles. Of course that was from land, freshwater, and the sea. In addition, we saw live turtles, shells and games for their …Read More…
Celebrating April Birthdays and Earth Day with musical performance by Susan Savia! Each resident enjoyed a plant to take home with fun earth day snacks including worm oreo pudding.
This week’s craft was making our own DIY spring flowers Our residents showed their creativity and brought beautiful colors and warmth to the halls of Brightmore!
A spring Carnival made a stop this week at The Commons! Residents played bottle toss, balloon darts and we even had a duck pond. We enjoyed corn dogs, cotton candy, fresh popcorn, and ice-cold sodas. Everyone relaxed and socialized while we visited with our friends and family.
Sunny weather made it the perfect time for Hawaiian themed “Outdoor Courtyard Games!” Residents dressed in Hawaiian attire and enjoyed the beautiful spring weather by playing shuffleboard, bocce ball and corn hole. Refreshments were served and we even had some fun fruit displays to show off!
Kicking the spring off with an outdoor concert in the courtyard with musical guest Scottie Stringz.
We had a great group come down to drink some wine and color. There was a variety of different sheets to choose from including quotes to smaller pictures or larger shapes. There are a lot of benefits to coloring, including stress and anxiety reduction, and a chance to center your restless brain and relax. It …Read More…