Parents of the couple are Dr. Michael and Linda Nielsen of McCook and Wenyuan and Guangrong Zhang of Urumqi, China.
The bride-to-be is a 2000 graduate of McCook High School and a 2005 graduate of the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Nursing, Lincoln division. She works as a registered nurse at St. Elizabeth Hospital.
The prospective bridegroom is a 1998 graduate of Urumqi Number One High School, a 2003 graduate of Zhejing University of Hangzhou, China and a 2005 graduate of the University of Nebraska Lincon, with a master of science in mechanical engineering. He is employed as a mechanical engineer for Parker Hannifin.
The couple is planning an Aug. 18, 2007, wedding ceremony at Peace Lutheran Church in McCook.