There are many places to gather in Gainesville if you're looking for feminist-friendly company or activities. From a historical building with a gendered legacy to a community center providing activist resources and an alternative library, these places serve as meeting grounds and study spots. You don't have to be a student or a feminist to benefit from the resources and community space offered by these local businesses and organizations, since these places are welcoming in many ways.
Some have explicit feminist legacies and sponsor events on gender and sexuality, and others have provided safe space and support for community members to gather to discuss such issues. These businesses and organizations have hosted community events, movie screenings, lecture series and local group meetings, all in the spirit of enriching the lives of those who support them. Given their commitment to the Gainesville community and support for feminist groups and events, please consider supporting these businesses and organizations and help Gainesville build alliances within the community.