Welcome to River Valley Project Explore

We'd like to extend an invitation for you to participate in a variety of activities offered through Project Explore. We are a Community Education program serving adults with disabilities. We are a consortium of five school districts including Burnsville, Farmington, Lakeville, Randolph and Rosemount. For over 30 years, Project Explore has been a leader in providing opportunities and services in Dakota County. 

Fall 21 RVPE Catalog Cover
W22 Project Explore Catalog Cover



Browse and register now

Have questions? Contact us at projectexplore@district196.org or call us at 651-423-7931 with any questions.

For assistance with a registration call 651-423-7920.

Project Explore has a Facebook page. We post photos, videos, activities, jokes and more. We also have interactive classes from time to time. 

If you don't have a Facebook account, there are two ways you can view our page and/or participate in our activities:

1. Go to facebook.com/projectexplore/official/ You will be asked: Create a Facebook account?, and you can choose NOT NOW.  You will then be able to see the page.

2. Here on our website homepage, scroll to the bottom of this page and you will see various Facebook posts. You can choose Load More to see additional posts. Click on the post you are interested in seeing, and then at the bottom of that post, choose View on Facebook.

 

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See how River Valley Project Explore staff and volunteers continue to offer creative ways to deliver educational, self-care, and social opportunities during the pandemic. 

You can help by giving to RVPE Foundation. Your gift will provide scholarships, support new programming, assist with transportation, purchase supplies and equipment and support other program needs. Visit RVPE Foundation for more information.

Give To The Max Day is November 18th!!

Mark your calendar for Give to the Max Day, a 24-hour giving event where Minnesotans rally to support local nonprofits.

The River Valley Project Explore Foundation is taking part in this annual event to raise funds to support the many social, educational, and recreational activities provided to adults with disabilities by River Valley Project Explore (Project Explore).

The RVPE Foundation is a non-profit organization founded in 2009 to support the activities of Project Explore by providing scholarships, supporting programming, assisting with transportation expenses, purchasing supplies and equipment, and helping with other program needs of Project Explore and its clients.

Donating on Give to the Max Day is easy. All you have to do is to go to this link (https://www.givemn.org/organization/Rvpe-Foundation).

RVPE participants in a Zoom Class

Mark Your Calendars

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Bogart's Entertainment Center, 14917 Garrett Ave, Apple Valley, MN 55124, USA
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Valley Middle School of STEM, 900 Garden View Dr, Apple Valley, MN 55124, USA
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Bogart's Entertainment Center, 14917 Garrett Ave, Apple Valley, MN 55124, USA
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Valley Middle School of STEM, 900 Garden View Dr, Apple Valley, MN 55124, USA
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Valley Middle School of STEM, 900 Garden View Dr, Apple Valley, MN 55124, USA
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Marcus Rosemount Cinema, 15280 Carrousel Way, Rosemount, MN 55068, USA
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Bogart's Entertainment Center, 14917 Garrett Ave, Apple Valley, MN 55124, USA
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Valley Middle School of STEM, 900 Garden View Dr, Apple Valley, MN 55124, USA
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Southview Elementary School, 1025 Whitney Dr, Apple Valley, MN 55124, USA
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Bogart's Entertainment Center, 14917 Garrett Ave, Apple Valley, MN 55124, USA
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Valley Middle School of STEM, 900 Garden View Dr, Apple Valley, MN 55124, USA
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Nicollet Middle School
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Bogart's Entertainment Center, 14917 Garrett Ave, Apple Valley, MN 55124, USA
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Messiah Lutheran Church, 16725 Highview Ave, Lakeville, MN 55044, USA
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Southview Elementary School, 1025 Whitney Dr, Apple Valley, MN 55124, USA
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Messiah Lutheran Church, 16725 Highview Ave, Lakeville, MN 55044, USA
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Valley Middle School of STEM, 900 Garden View Dr, Apple Valley, MN 55124, USA
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Falcon Ridge Middle School, 12900 Johnny Cake Ridge Rd, Apple Valley, MN 55124, USA
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Valley Middle School of STEM, 900 Garden View Dr, Apple Valley, MN 55124, USA
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Bogart's Entertainment Center, 14917 Garrett Ave, Apple Valley, MN 55124, USA
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Valley Middle School of STEM, 900 Garden View Dr, Apple Valley, MN 55124, USA
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Bogart's Entertainment Center, 14917 Garrett Ave, Apple Valley, MN 55124, USA
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Valley Middle School of STEM, 900 Garden View Dr, Apple Valley, MN 55124, USA
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Nicollet Middle School
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Bogart's Entertainment Center, 14917 Garrett Ave, Apple Valley, MN 55124, USA
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Valley Middle School of STEM, 900 Garden View Dr, Apple Valley, MN 55124, USA
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Valley Middle School of STEM, 900 Garden View Dr, Apple Valley, MN 55124, USA
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Bogart's Entertainment Center, 14917 Garrett Ave, Apple Valley, MN 55124, USA
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Valley Middle School of STEM, 900 Garden View Dr, Apple Valley, MN 55124, USA
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Valley Middle School of STEM, 900 Garden View Dr, Apple Valley, MN 55124, USA
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Bogart's Entertainment Center, 14917 Garrett Ave, Apple Valley, MN 55124, USA
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Valley Middle School of STEM, 900 Garden View Dr, Apple Valley, MN 55124, USA
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Bogart's Entertainment Center, 14917 Garrett Ave, Apple Valley, MN 55124, USA
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Valley Middle School of STEM, 900 Garden View Dr, Apple Valley, MN 55124, USA
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Culver's, 14755 S Robert Trail, Rosemount, MN 55068, USA
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Marcus Rosemount Cinema, 15280 Carrousel Way, Rosemount, MN 55068, USA
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Bogart's Entertainment Center, 14917 Garrett Ave, Apple Valley, MN 55124, USA
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Valley Middle School of STEM, 900 Garden View Dr, Apple Valley, MN 55124, USA
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Nicollet Middle School, 400 E 134th St, Burnsville, MN 55337, USA
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Bogart's Entertainment Center, 14917 Garrett Ave, Apple Valley, MN 55124, USA
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Nicollet Middle School
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Bogart's Entertainment Center, 14917 Garrett Ave, Apple Valley, MN 55124, USA

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