To the right, Andrea Ebona-Michel of the Yaaw Tei Yi Dancers sings and drums Thursday during a performance for participants in the 39th annual Alaska Association of Municipal Clerks Conference at the Baranof Hotel.
Below, dancers, from left, Gary Waid, Andy Ebona and Ray Wilson perform Thursday during the conference's opening ceremony.
About 70 people from around the state are participating in the conference. The clerks will be attending presentations on records management, the state legislative process, parliamentary procedure and several other classes pertaining to municipal clerk responsibilities. The conference runs through Sunday.