CORTLAND -- Kevin and Carol Patterson, 3034 Fallehn Drive, are announcing the engagement of their daughter, Lisa A. Patterson of the same address, and James V. Lambert, a son of James W. and Dee Lambert, 459 Cedar Drive.
The bride-elect, a public-relations specialist with Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine in Rootstown, graduated from Ohio University in Athens with a bachelor's degree in journalism.
The future groom earned a bachelor's degree in psychology from Malone College in Canton and is a case worker with Trumbull County Children Services Board in Warren.
The couple will exchange nuptial vows during an open ceremony they have planned for 3 p.m. Aug. 4 at St. Robert Catholic Church. Their evening reception will be held by invitation at DiVieste Banquet Hall in Warren.