Spruce Home and Garden in New Milford will open an exhibit Feb. 25 with a reception from 5 to 8 p.m.

The show at the 20 Bank St. store will feature Rwandan youth and landscape paintings by Alain J. Picard and "Inside Afrieca" photography by Richard C. Close.

A portion of the proceeds from the sale of Mr. Picard's paintings will go to World Relief, while a portion of the sale of Mr. Close's photographs sold will benefit Kenyaorphans.org.

Prints, CDs and books will also be sold at the event.

For more information, call Spruce at 860-355-4383 or email HotchkissArt@gmail.com.