Escape the Winter Blues – Moody Gardens”Rainforest Roadshow”

Senior Entertainment – East Texas and the Golden Triangle Region Moody Gardens Presents: “Rainforest Road Show” On today’s Southeast Texas Senior Fun Guide we are highlighting a great senior outreach program of Moody Gardens. Winter is a tough time for lots of Southeast Texas Seniors. The constant temperature changes. 25 degrees one day and 80 the next. Constantly taking jackets on and off as the temperature continues it’s never ending roller coaster.... Read More

Best Years Senior Center Lets Active Beaumont Seniors Discover a Love for Ceramics

Southeast Texas seniors looking to add some variety to their ceramics work should swing by the Best Years Senior Center and check out their extensive collection of ceramics molds. The molds were generously donated by the Ceramics Orange Club.  The new ceramics molds will help ensure there is plenty of variety for Southeast Texas seniors who are feeling artistic. Ceramics is a great activity for those spending time at the Best Years Senior Center in Beaumont for several reasons. First,... Read More

SETX Seniors are using chair tai chi for exercise, relaxation, and fun!

Today on Southeast Texas Senior Fitness we look at chair tai chi. Locally, chair tai chi is available through The Best Years Senior Center in Beaumont TX. SETX seniors are looking for fun new ways to exercise. Everyone has a favorite- mall walking, golf, tennis, Zumba. It’s always nice to learn something new though. The Best Year’s Center is offering something brand new to Southeast Texas- Chair Tai Chi, a therapeutic & wellness program for seniors. Chair Tai Chi isperformed... Read More

Beaumont Seniors- Intermediate Spanish Lessons at Best Years Senior Center

Senior Center Beaumont TX – The Best Years offers intermediate Spanish sessions twice a week. For active Beaumont seniors, learing Spanish can open up a whole new world of opportunity- meeting new people, travelling, even interacting with visitors at our Southeast Texas churches and civic groups. Learning a foreign language can be a wonderful activity for Beaumont senior citizens.  It is easiest when done at a young age, but it is never too late for learning. Southeast... Read More

Explore Washington DC with the Best Years Center

The Best Years Center Day Trips have been eagerly anticipated outings for local seniors for a long while. This year the Best Years Center  is stepping their trips up a pretty big notch by adding new vacations packages for seniors that bring them quite a ways from their homes in Southeast Texas. One of the trips will be to Washington DC, with the help from Travel with Collete Vacations, and this DC trip will have Southeast Texas Seniors exploring just about every inch of the... Read More

Take a 3 Day Fiesta Trip with Best Years Senior Center!

San Antonio’s Famous Fiesta! Three Night Trip! an exclusive seniors mini vacation setup by The Best Years Seniors Center in Beaumont – Sign up for this trip that will have you departing on Thursday, April 25 and on Returning on Sunday, April 28. Take a trip with the Best Years Senior Center to enjoy the popular San Antonio River Walk, the Battle of the Flowers Parade & the San Antonio Fiesta Flambeau Parade in April. Travel Transportation in Sun Travel Coach (if... Read More

March Senior Day Trip with Best Years Center

You still have time to sign up for the Best Years Center’s March Senior Day Trip. Friday, March 22 – Woodville, Texas to View the Dogwoods blooming. Shop the Courthouse Square, Have Lunch at the famous Pickett House restaurant in Woodville. For all those going on this trip, please arrive at Beaumont Best Years Senior Center  by 8 am as the vans will be departing at 8:30 a.m. sharp! Senior travelers will return by 5 pm.   Van cost $5 Tour and Lunch $15 (2 Vans, possibly... Read More

Celebrating Seniors Mardi Gras Style

Celebrating Seniors Mardi Gras Style Thursday, February 7 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Beaumont Civic Center Presented By Best Years Senior Center Exclusively for Seniors!  Join us for entertainment, senior-friendly vendor booths, food, fun & Cajun Music!  FREE parking and entry along with food sampling. “Celebrating seniors Mardi gras Style” offers a day of information, music, dancing in a Jazzy New Orleans Type Setting! Great door prizes and Best Dressed In... Read More

Pool Tourney for SETX Seniors

Where did you start playing pool? For me it was a small town pool hall known as much for the frequent fights as for the quality of actual pool play. I’m too old for that nonsense now. I prefer a nice, quiet, civilized place to play pool with other civilized adults. If that’s the kind of game you’re looking for, try the Best Year’s Center in Beaumont. They have a great pool room- just for Beaumont seniors.  The Pool Hall at Best Years Center will have a... Read More

Watch or Play- Senior Pool Tournament 12/20 & 12/21

Beaumont seniors have spent November and December getting qualified for the Best Year’s Pool Tournament coming up on 12/20 & 12/21.  If you have already qualified, enjoy the tournament- and good luck from all of us at If you have not qualified, check out the tournament as a spectator. You can meet some great people and decide if you should get qualified for the next tournament. Even if you’re not a tournament player and don’t want to become... Read More

Qualifying for Christmas Pool Tournament

Pool is a great game for SETX seniors.  It’s not a game that requires the brute strength or stamina we had in our youth. In a lot of ways, Southeast Texas seniors actually have a lot of advantages over younger players. First, a retiree has a lot more time to practice than a young guy with a full time job and growing kids. Second, patience counts for a lot in pool. Young players often lack patience- they want to hit the ball hard, sink multiple balls every turn, and to try... Read More is the only comprehensive senior lifestyle website for Southeast Texas Seniors. is dedicated to being informative to all things of concern to seniors, their families and their caregivers.