The engagement of Brandi Steigerwalt, Tamaqua, to Timothy Kernag, also of Tamaqua, has been announced by their families.

The bride-to-be is the daughter of Alan and Lori Steigerwalt of Andreas. She is a 2003 graduate of Tamaqua Area High School.

The prospective bridegroom is the son of Robert and Debra Kernag of Hunlock Creek. He is a 2001 graduate of Lake Lehman High School.

A wedding date has been set for September of 2012.