Effie Van Dyke and Ryan Nykamp, both of Holland, announce their engagement.
The bride-to-be is the daughter of Wayne and Pam Van Dyke of Spruce. Her fiance is the son of Richard and Marcia Nykamp of Holland.
Effie is a 2004 graduate of Alcona High School and a 2008 graduate of Hope College. She is employed by Kandu. Ryan is a 2001 graduate of Holland Christian High School, a 2005 graduate of Cornerstone University and will graduate in 2011 from Western Michigan University. He is employed by Kaplan Test Prep and Admissions.
The couple will exchange their wedding vows July 17 at Felt Mansion in Holland.