CENTER JENSEN Donate In the heart of central Wisconsin COMMUNITY

The Jensen Community Center is a gathering place in Amherst, conveniently located in the heart of central Wisconsin.

The Jensen Community Center’s mission is to enrich our community by providing opportunities for all individuals to connect, learn, and grow through diverse and engaging activities, programs, and events.

The Jensen Community Center staff also publishes a monthly newspaper, The Jensen Community Spirit, each issue filled with good news from the community.

Our Events

We are happy to bring the community a number of fun and educational events and activities. Check out a few of them or go to our calendar page to view them all.
Register now for 2024 Youth Soccer 4K AND K-8!
Let's play BINGO and take those Winter Blues Away! Sunday, February 25th, 2-4. Light refreshments will be available for purchase.
Tap your feet and dance at our Maple-Tapping Hoedown! $5 admission(4 & under FREE)
Come cut loose and have some fun doing Black Light Yoga. $20 at the door and paint will be provided. Contact for more info.
$105/person for a prime-time televised Milwaukee Bucks game on April 7, 2024. Cost includes motor coach bus trip and game ticket. Use the form to sign up or call the Jensen Community Center at 715-824-5202. Limited tickets available.
$5 admission at the door! Come see the local talent or be part of the show! Call us at 715-824-5202 to sign up!
The Wisconsin-based soul-pop R&B group will be coming to the JCC on Friday, May 3rd. Get your advance tickets at JENSENCOMMUNITYCENTER.TICKETSPICE.COM/TAE for $15 general/$12 student.
Milwaukee Brewers vs St. Louis Cardinals Bus trip on Sunday, May 12, 2024. $80/person includes your ticket in the Loge Outfield, bus and tailgate lunch.
Tomorrow River Area News


The Jensen Community Spirit is a monthly newspaper bringing good news, events and Amherst school notifications to the Tomorrow River community. The newspaper, with a readership of over 6,000, has been published in the area for over 15 years.

Jensen Community Center Rentals

The Jensen Community Center is open to the public to rent for any private or public function or event. We offer affordable rates for events such as weddings, showers, anniversaries, birthdays, memorials, conferences, meetings, classes or any other gathering needs.

Rental Testimonials

What people say about us
  • “Great facility, very happy we decided to rent the Jensen Community Center. We received a lot of compliments about how nice a facility it was. We would definitely recommend the Center for anyone looking to host an event.”


    Gail R. 2019
  • This was an excellent place for our large celebration. Many people commented on your facility and what a wonderful place it was.




    Mary P. 2019
  • “Staff and Center were GREAT! You’ve got a wonderful crew and community asset in Amherst.”




    Sue B. 2019
  • “Wonderful venue. Helpful and responsive staff. We could not have asked for more for our mother’s 80th birthday party. Thank you!”




    Jason S. 2019
  • “It was our pleasure working with Mariah in booking our event. We knew what was expected from the Jensen Community Center and what was expected of us. Chris was very helpful and cooperative in getting us set up and our event was seamless. The Jensen Community Center is bright, cheerful and spotless.”

    Charlene R. 2019
  • “The entire staff is always willing to go out of their way to make sure our school goes well. They go above and beyond our expectations. This was by far the best year yet! Please let everyone know how much we appreciated their help this year!”


    Sara K. 2004-2019
  • “Excellent facility for many different group exercise formats and a great way to involve the Amherst and surrounding communities. Mariah, Brent and staff have always been super easy to work with!”



    Erika W. 2017-2019
  • “We received compliments again this year on how nice it is to hold our Hunter Safety course at the Jensen Community Center. We will be back next year if you’re willing to have us!”



    Joe O. 2019
  • Thank you for your great hospitality during our recent visit to the Jensen Center. As has been the case with past reservations, everyone was so helpful and accommodating. You make event facilitation easy. See you next year!


    Kayla R. 2019
  • Everything was fantastic! Thanks for all the good the Jensen Center brings to Amherst!




    Jordan K. 2020
  • The Jensen Center is a clean, warm and welcoming facility. The staff is great to work with and is very accommodating. I look forward to holding future events there.



    Debra H. 2019
  • Great facility. Friendly helpful staff. Would definitely utilize again if we have occasion to. Thank you! 




    David L. 2019
  • The Jensen Community Center is another jewel in central Wisconsin. The staff pay attention to your every detail and need. The facility has a lot of set-up options and it was perfect for our event.



    Todd K. 2019
  • Always a great time getting together with family! Thank you for such a great, close place to celebrate!




    Geri K. 2019
  • Thank you so much for all the help in preparing for my event! The rooms were spotlessly clean and the tables and chairs easily accessible. I will definitely consider using the Jensen Center again.



    Diane A. 019
  • We WILL be back! This worked well for our family Christmas gathering.





    Hazel P. 2019
  • It is so great to have the Jensen Center available to the community!





    Len M. 2020
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Current Hours: Mon – Thurs: 8 AM – 4:30 PM
Closed Fridays


487 N. Main Street
Amherst, WI 54406