FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
January 1, 2000
Ringing in the New Millennium with the
Southern California Millennium Experience (SCME)
and the IMA Hero
Collection were honored
attendees at the Southern California Millennium
Experience (SCME) held on December 31, 1999, to
ring in the new millennium.
was organized and sponsored by Barry and Jackie
Bernstein, long time residents of University City
in San Diego, California.
hosted a wonderful gala filled with fun games,
activities, photos, souvenirs, and more.
wore "2000" party decorations on their heads,
festive glitter on their faces, and colorful lays
around their necks. There was a special edition
SCME word search. The sandwich platter was in
the shape of the year 2000. Barry even shaved
the year "2000" in his hair.
Leslie Bernstein, took photographs of all the
guests to put in the specially designed SCME picture
frame. These frames were given to the guests as
a souvenir. The photographs were taken in front
of the SCME Bridging the Millennium poster which
was signed by all the guests.
The SCME provided
souvenir "2000" champagne glasses for the guests.
Each glass was personalized by Stephanie Bernstein
to include the name and date of the event.
The IMA Hero
Collection made its New Year debut at the SCME
event. The Complete
Set of the IMA Hero Collection
was hidden in the piano keyboard cover. As Barry
introduced the IMA Hero Collection to the
crowd, he unveiled the 12 bears by closing the
piano keyboard cover. The SCME was a wonderful