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Dog Days of Summer Donation Drive

July 28, 2023

To celebrate the closing our July “Dog Days of Summer” month long donation drive, we had a heartwarming little visit from Clover to brighten our residents days!

Christmas in July Fun at The Kempton!

July 27, 2023

Kempton residents embraced the holiday spirit with joy and laughter at our Christmas in July Social! We indulged in decorating delicious Christmas cookies (and couldn’t resist tasting a few!) while getting into the festive groove with heartwarming Christmas music! What a delightful time we had, spreading cheer and making lasting memories together!

2023 Annual Senior Beach Day

July 26, 2023

“Life takes us down many paths, but the ones I cherish most lead straight to the beach.” The Commons at Brightmore teamed up with Ocean Cure, a Carolina Beach-based non-profit organization with a mission to enhance beach accessibility. They enrich the lives of participants through surfing. We were thrilled to host our annual Senior Beach …Read More…

Harris Tweeter Shopping Spree!

July 25, 2023

Kempton residents had fun during their shopping spree at Harris Teeter! After finding all the goodies, they treated themselves to some refreshing Starbucks drinks to beat the heat!

Dreams Fulfilled! Jack’s Hoop!

July 21, 2023

Since Jack, one of Brightmore’s residents, moved in, he couldn’t stop talking about his love for basketball and the desire to shoot some hoops again! Thanks to the incredible efforts of Madeline, today was nothing short of magical! When Jack arrived for class, he was met with an amazing surprise – a brand new basketball …Read More…

Celebrating 15 years -Congratulations Lisa Sherrill!

July 17, 2023

Celebrating 15 years of dedication and joyous moments with Lisa Sherrill, our beloved Executive Director at Brightmore of Wilmington! Last week, our amazing staff surprised Lisa with a heartfelt breakfast, a beautiful card, a special plaque, vibrant flowers, and cheerful balloons. Join us in congratulating Lisa for her remarkable 15-year journey, including 13 years as …Read More…

Commons with an Epic Beach Party!

July 16, 2023

Shark Week is still in full swing at the Commons with an epic Beach Party! Residents had a blast getting creative, crafting and painting their own bikinis in the morning. Later, Ray & Jeff rocked the afternoon with our favorite beach tunes. The excitement peaked during our first annual bikini contest, where residents confidently flaunted …Read More…

Savoring the Flavors of Seafood!

July 15, 2023

Savoring the flavors of the sea and basking in the joy of shared experiences Our residents embarked on a delightful afternoon outing to Cape Fear Seafood Company where they indulged in a mouthwatering lunch that tantalized their taste buds and warmed their hearts. Laughter filled the air as we relished in the company of friends, …Read More…

Pirates : Human Sharks of the Sea

July 14, 2023

Some people call pirates the human sharks of the sea While observing Shark Week, The Commons at Brightmore celebrated pirates all day long! Residents started their day by finding out their pirate names, getting temporary pirate tattoos and playing a game of pirate cornhole! Did you know that: some of the most famous pirates of …Read More…

New Flavors and Vibrant Cultures!

July 13, 2023

Indulging in delightful flavors and immersing ourselves in vibrant cultures!Our Kempton residents had an absolute blast this week, as we embarked on a culinary adventure at Indochine – A Far East Café. The delectable food tantalized our taste buds, while the enchanting atmosphere transported us to the heart of a different world. Sharing laughter, stories, …Read More…

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Brightmore of Wilmington

2324 41st Street
Wilmington, NC 28403


The Kempton

2298 S 41st Street
Wilmington, NC 28403


The Commons

2320 S 41st Street
Wilmington, NC 28403