Obama to speak at Alfalfa Club dinner

WASHINGTON (AP) ? President Barack Obama will address the 99th annual Alfalfa Club dinner in Washington Saturday evening.

First lady Michelle Obama will join the president at the prestigious event for Washington’s movers and shakers being held at the Capital Hilton.

The dinner traditionally is closed to the media but is known for its jokes and speeches. The president usually is invited to deliver remarks.

The Alfalfa Club exists solely to put on the annual dinner.