Dr. Delva Daines, a specialist in reading instruction at Brigham Young University, will be honored at a reception on Aug. 26 before she retires at the end of the month.

The reception is scheduled from 4 to 6 p.m. in the Alumni House on the BYU campus. Friends, former student and family members are all invited to attend.Daines joined the BYU faculty 33 years ago and has served as a full professor of education and coordinator of graduate and undergraduate programs in the department of elementary education.