Director of Welcoming Space

Sister Kate Clancy, IHM
IHM Center
2300 Adams Avenue
Scranton, PA 18509

Theresa Maxis Conference Center


If you are looking for a serene and peaceful atmosphere for your organization's next conference, workshop or meeting, you may be interested in the Theresa Maxis Conference Center.

Our location is surrounded by the beauty of nature and provides an ideal setting for a group that is interested in learning, reflecting or accomplishing the business it has at hand.

The Theresa Maxis Conference Center is located in the IHM Center, a multi-purpose facility of the Congregation of the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary (IHM). The IHM Center is located on beautiful, spacious grounds that are adjacent to the Marywood University campus.

What Can We Provide?

The Theresa Maxis Conference Center has a range of services that can help facilitate your meeting, workshop, conference or retreat day.


Conference Center - offers flexible arrangement for seating for 300 people.
Chapel - offers seating for 350 people and some flexiblity with seating for smaller groups.

Food and Beverage Services

We offer a wide range of options for breaks and meals. Please contact Mike Colangelo, Director of Dining Services, at for a copy of our catering menu.

Conference Center Audio-Visual Equipment

  • LCD and Screen
  • TV Equipment
  • Audio System
  • CD/Cassette Player
  • Easels

Access to Hotels

A number of hotels are available in the area for groups planning to meet for more than one day.

Every effort is made to meet the specific needs of each group.

To reserve either the Theresa Maxis Conference Center or the Chapel of Our Lady of Lourdes; please contact Sister Kate Clancy at or 570-963-2475.