Larry and Patty Tate, Carlyle, Ill., announce the engagement of their daughter, Megan Tate, Washington, to Peter Hagedorn, Washington, son of Doug and Eileen Hagedorn.

Megan graduated from Carlyle High School in Illinois in 2004 and from College of the Atlantic in Maine in 2008. She is employed by Trilogy Lab.

Peter graduated from Washington High School in 2004 and from the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy in 2009. He is employed by Electro-Core.

The couple plan a Sept. 1, 2012, wedding at Mad Art Gallery.