Tim and Lisa Lang, Hays, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Elizabeth Dawn Lang, to Nathan James Aldridge, son of Denise and Dennis Pfeifer and James and Chris Aldridge, all of Silver Lake.

The bride-elect is a 2000 graduate of Thomas More Prep-Marian High School and 2004 graduate of Kansas State University. She is an English and journalism teacher at Wamego High School.

The prospective bridegroom is a 2001 graduate of Silver Lake High School. He is a power plant operator at Jeffrey Energy Center.

A July 9, 2011, wedding is planned at St. Isodore's Catholic Student Center, Manhattan.