Emily Vandergrift, of Spring Mills, and Michael Sheaffer, of Philadelphia, are engaged to be married on Sept. 28.

She is the daughter of Artie and Renee Wert, of Milroy. She is a 2007 graduate of Lock Haven University with an associate’s degree in nursing and is working on a bachelor’s degree in nursing at Clarion University of Pennsylvania. She is employed at Mount Nittany Medical Center in State College as a registered nurse.

He is the son of David and Denise Sheaffer, of Lewistown. He is a 2003 graduate of the Pennsylvania State University with a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering. He is employed at Boeing Defense, Space and Security in Philadelphia as a materials, process and physics engineer.