Kayla Marie Conrod and Drew Michael Hamilton will exchange vows Oct. 18 at White Pines State Park. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Dr. and Mrs. Mark Conrod. The prospective groom is the son of Tammi Hamilton and Mike and Kristina Hamilton. Kayla is earning her bachelor’s degree in early childhood education at Illinois State University. Drew is currently serving the country as a damage control specialist in the U.S. Navy. He is based in Norfolk, Va.