Jean Shepherd Community Center


Jean Shepherd Community Center
3031 J.F. Mahoney Drive (map)
Hammond, IN 46323
Phone: 219-554-0155
Email: Click here

Office Hours

7am- 9pm

Saturday9am- 4pm


Jean Shepherd Community Center
Jean Shepherd Community Center gym view

The Jean Shepherd Community Center is a place for everyone in the community to come together to learn about and enjoy athletics, the arts and nature. We strive to uphold the fine traditions of the Hammond Parks Department by providing programs to the Hammond community.

Type Hammond Residents Non-Residents
Senior/Disabled $25.00 $55.00
Adult $60.00 $190.00
Youth $30.00 / ($1.00) $110.00

Daily fee in parenthesis. A $10.00 I.D. card is required for all people using the facility. There will be a $10.00 fee for each membership card replaced. In order to receive the disability rate, patron must meet one of the following recommendations: must be receiving SI benefits, or must be receiving 100% VA benefits, or must be certified by a qualified health care provider. College students must provide current schedule or Student ID.

Facilities are available on a rental basis for sports events, team practices, weddings, parties, meetings and other events. Please call the business office for rate information.
Hammond Civic Center exterior view Each court will hold up to 150 people for a party or a bounce house with plenty of room left to roam or play.

Closed Holidays

Please note: the JSCC is closed on New Year’s Day, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, President’s Day, Good Friday, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Veteran’s Day, Thanksgiving weekend (Thursday and Friday), Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year’s Eve

The Jean Shepherd Community Center strives to provide weekly fun and community-based events for people of all ages. While the JSCC only hosts many of these great activities, please feel free to call us at (219) 554-0155 if you have any questions.

Hessville Community Crime Watch

Learn more about what’s happening in your community! Crime watch meetings are once a month on Thursdays at 7 p.m. For more information about dates, call (219) 554-0155.

Red Cross Blood Drives

The JSCC hosts a blood drive every other month. Please call 1-800-RED-CROSS or go to, sponsor code ‘jscommc’ to schedule your blood donation appointment.

R.C. Pilots

Call (219) 554-0155 for more information.


Held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

All classes cost $4.00. No membership required!

Share this Page