Doug and Brenda Harder of Garden City announce the engagement of their daughter, Catherine Elizabeth Harder, to David Wayne Gibson. He is the son of Gregg and Alice Gibson of Olsburg.

The bride-to-be is a senior at Emporia State University, pursuing a degree in elementary education. She is student teaching at Olpe Elementary School.

Her fiancee is a senior at Emporia State University with a dual major in physical education and health. He is employed by the Emporia State Recreation Center and is coaching youth basketball.

They plan to marry July 21, 2012, at the First United Methodist Church in Garden City.