May 25 - All libraries will be closed for Memorial Day
Happy Birthday, Garfield!
Whose birthday is today?
Here are some clues:
- He hates Mondays and loves lasagna
- He loves coffee and hates raisins
- He hates to diet and loves to sleep
- He's orange and furry and was portrayed by a balloon in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade for the first time in 1984
- His 54th book came out in September, 2012
The answer, of course, is Garfield, who was 'born' on June 19, 1978.
If you love to read the comic strip in the newspaper or online, check out these new books and more from the library, to really get your Garfield fix!