Brian James Henning and Joslyn Kuliana Bates are engaged to be married in August at Piper's Opera House in Virginia City.
The bride-to-be is the daughter of Alan and Joreen Bates of Carson City. She graduated from Carson High School in 2008, obtained a degree from Western Nevada College, and will complete her education at the University of Nevada, Reno, majoring in history.
The groom-to-be is the son of Chris Henning and Sonya and James Koenig of Gardnerville. He graduated from Douglas High School in 2008, obtained a degree from Western Nevada College and will complete his education at the University of Nevada, Reno, in the field of engineering. Brian is currently serving in the Air National Guard.