The mission of the Treaty Tree Forum is to spark self empowerment through knowledge and understanding by encouraging free, open and mutually respectful discussion of current events.
The Forum is traditionally free and open to the public.
Check the calendar of upcoming Events for dates, times and specific information.
"The events of the past shape the pathway of the future"
This plaque and stone on East River Road marks the location of the Treaty Tree.
It commemorates the Treaty which conveyed Grosse Ile (known to the Indians as Kitche-Minishon) and adjacent islands to William and Alexander Macomb from the Potowatomi Nation.
The treaty was signed by eighteen chiefs for the Potowatomi Nation on July 6, 1776.
Prior Forum Topics:
- March 3, 2011
Topic: The Birth of Middle Eastern Democracy
- April 7, 2011
Topic: Nuclear Power and Our Public Safety
- May 19, 2011
Topic: Encouraging Civility