The home of Dr. and Mrs. Robert D. Pokorny was the setting for the outdoor garden wedding of Michelle Snyder and Matthew Schwartz on Aug. 1, 2008, in Hays.

Jenny Conn, friend of the bride was matron of honor and Sarah Snyder, sister of the bride was her sister's bridesmaid. Chad Burgardt, friend of the groom served as best man and Daniel Schwartz, brother of the groom was groomsman.

The bride is the daughter of Dennis Snyder, Goddard, and Teresa Smoot, Wichita.

She graduated from Goddard High School and is a 2008 graduate of Fort Hays State University. Jack Dochow, Haysville, and Francene Proctor, Milton are grandparents of the bride.

The groom is the son of Frank and Nancy Schwartz, Liberal, and the grandson of Dr. and Mrs. Robert Pokorny, Hays. He graduated from Liberal High School and attended Seward County Community College and FHSU.

After a wedding trip to Winter Park, Colo., the couple are at home in Hays.