It has been 30 years since John Lennon died, gunned down in front of his home in
. He is most famous for being a member of the Beatles, maybe the most influential rock band of the 20th century. He was an Icon on his own, with several solo albums and some done with his wife, Yoko Ono. New York City
Wichita, a memorial celebration took place at the Naked City Gallery in , Wednesday night. Musician played his music, much of it music he did with the Beatles and the night included poetry reading. Old Town
The event was sponsored by KMUW, KPTS, Naked City Magazine, The Peace and Social Justice Center, Kansas Acoustic Arts Association, Kansas Institute for Peace & Conflict Resolution, Poetic Justice and The Kansas Medical Cannabis Network.
Musical groups included Ken and Julie, Delores and The Pickin’ Fretter, Trevor Stewart, and Shawn Craver.
Other people, across the country, celebrated this event.
From the Sacramento Bee;